“We have finally learned enough about the brain, we have finally gotten enough pieces of the puzzle that I can tell you exactly how addiction fits that model, I can tell you the part of the brain, I can tell you the nature of the defect, I can explain everything that addicts do without having to refer back to their bad morals, their bad personality, or their bad parents…and this information I think, is very powerful indeed….I think it has the power to change the world.”
-*Dr. Kevin McCauley
Continue reading “Is Addiction Really a Disease?”
Addiction, an affliction to grind you to the gears til there’s no more dust from the bone.
Where do you roam when your compass is broken?
Addiction, a joke holding the punchline of death.
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A secret only lasts so long,
As long as the power is taken as the fuel to transform,
The thorns that scorn,
And point towards pain and shame. Continue reading “A Secret only Lasts so Long”
Digging up my writings from the past is a form of time travel that allows me to visit with my past self. Depending on the perspective I take, it can also be as if my current self, had traveled back to the past, to try and “wake me up.” Time travel gets confusing.
Continue reading “The Moving Past”
When teeth grind down a memory,
There’s no surrender until the end of misery.
Finding solace in the could have beens,
Finding comfort in insanity.
Continue reading “Changing Forms”