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How to smoke meth with Satan (a search string) and other unrelated stuff

Please excuse my hopping around from subject to subject. I feel almost bad about it… and at the end of last week I realized that most of the blogs I follow seem to have a clear pattern with regard to … Continue reading

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Whenever someone asks me for advice on beating addiction, I feel like an imposter.

I don’t think this is the imposter syndrome but it feels similar. As I mentioned in the introduction to the old 2010 blog post I republished yesterday, When people ask me for advice on how to overcome their addiction, I … Continue reading

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Quitting drugs without rehab isn’t easy.

I don’t recommend it. And I know that seems hypocritical because I did quit meth without rehab in 2013. But let’s take a few steps back and put my success into perspective. I first tried to quit meth at the … Continue reading

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Funny how on meth, we see when other people are acting strangely, but not ourselves

This is something I realized years ago, but haven’t written about for a while. Recently reader “juststartedmethlastweek” commented the following: Ok here goes, we have been up for like 7-8 days now and still going strong. But all a sudden … Continue reading

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After stopping using meth, for how long will I be hearing voices?

This is a very good question, asked by someone via a search… I have written about it before: Meth-induced voices in your head start with pareidolia. Do you still hear voices after you stop using meth? For me, it was … Continue reading

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More odd searches that found their way here

I’m having a mini crisis with self-confidence… not a big deal but it happens to me now and then. I’ve suffered with a lack of self-confidence since I was a child – back then I called it shyness. But whatever … Continue reading

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To all the drug users desperate and willing to do anything for that next hit: It doesn’t have to be this way

Today when my colleague returned from a smoke break outside, he told me how he’d been approached by a man, who was fifty-something and looked strung out and desperate, yet well dressed and well spoken, who had then told him … Continue reading

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