Gratitude

Like most of my generation, I was raised to show my appreciation to someone by writing a Thank You note. Never in my life did I imagine that one of them would be to an addiction treatment center. But addiction is an octopus. It’s tentacles reach out until it squeezes the life out of everyone. […]

Anonymous Guest Personal Journey

A Sandwich, Massachusetts Family’s Personal Journey through Addiction and Recovery Addiction does not just affect the addict, but everyone around them. After reading the article “Drugs in School” in The Sandwich Enterprise, and realizing that some residents of this town are either clueless, naïve, or realistically, just turning a blind eye to this issue, I […]

An intro to “No Room For Judgement”

Does being a mother give you the right to think you can negotiate with God for your children?  When I found out that my son was addicted to pain pills, I did just that.  I sat in church and told God, “I don’t care what happens to me, please just take care of my son”.  […]