• Abstinence Can Kill

    With Carolyn Ridout Stewart Before addiction barged its ugly lying-two-faced head into my family, I didn’t know the difference between methamphetamine and methadone. Sure, being a nurse, when someone was “on meth” I…

  • Enabling

    Guest blog by Tina Theroux It has taken decades and literally tens of thousands of deaths to get people to finally question the “tough love” approach to addiction. I admit that before addiction…

  • Love

    That one day, that day you felt warm sweet love bursting out of your heart with such full velocity that you thought it would burst into pieces. Another day you felt so much…

  • Toughless Love

    The heart that builds itself up to do the “tough love”,Fails miserably over & over again… The heart that swears to never enable again, walks past her son’s picture & breaks down into…

  • The Dream

    “What exactly seems to be the problem????” I could hear the words echo like a child’s faraway pleading… “Why, God?? Why can you part an entire sea of water but you can’t seem…

  • Bamboozled

    You WANT so desperately to believe them… You NEED to believe them…. Your SANITY and PEACE depend on believing them…Not to mention your ability to get a good night’s sleep….Just for tonight… Until…