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. […]

Old Cats Teach New Tricks

I’m not sure what number life our cat, Daphne, is on now. It depends on how you count them, I suppose. Certainly the time she pushed out the screen from a second story window and landed in our driveway was one. Besides scaring the bejeepers out of us both, she appeared unharmed. (I think she […]

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 […]