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on substance abuse: "after the nightmare"

word by Leah Mol

colour by Stephanie Rivet 

I used to have nightmares. The kind of nightmares you never really wake up from. The kind where you think you’re finally awake and then everything starts to melt. 395 more words



Until you heal the wounds of your past, you are going to bleed.  You can bandage the bleeding with food, with alcohol, with drugs, with work, with cigarettes, with sex;  But eventually, it will all ooze through and stain your life.  33 more words

Fallow Your Dharma

All tomorrow's pills

And ain’t none of them good for parties.
Amoxycillin, prednisolone, ranitidine.
Ibuprofen, echinachea, evening primrose oil, herbal sleep aid (hops, Valerian & passionflower – about a quid from Wilko. 265 more words


Wednesday 17 September 2014 - Substances

sometimes the colours

are more saturated

when your blood is saturated

in the things that

mum and dad would smack me

for doing

but sometimes the colours only shine as bright… 11 more words

church drugs and other vices

let’s take a brief historical peek at what’s fashionable in the substance world.

church drugs — a perennial favorite, church drugs have been present throughout the ages, but have only caused major trouble with the end stages of disease evident fairly recently when humans trotted around less, yet kept indulging more. 698 more words

Pharmaceutical Companies

On Using

For when the world begins to grow concrete
and I can no longer stand it
there is a certain freedom
gifted in substance
that many approve… 40 more words