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Overdose.

2011….I can’t understand why I’m soaking wet, and so, so cold. I’m shaking uncontrollably. I don’t remember going swimming. I notice the ground under me is very hard. This seems familiar but I can’t form a thought..recall a memory. I don’t realise there’s a fog until the moment it begins to clear. I start hearing […]

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A Woman’s Experience Of Addiction

The world of addiction as a woman is very lonely. The peak of my addiction was from ages 15-17. Getting into nightclubs or bars meant finding a sleazy or drunk enough man willing to get me in, the sad reality is, I always could. No matter how much affection I would get from other people, […]

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Warrens Introduction

I’ve been invited to share my experience, ideas and opinions on all things addiction, treatment and recovery related through regular written contributions to real drug talk. I feel honoured and extremely privileged to be given a voice in an area that I’m so very passionate about. I lived an addicts life for 25 years. I […]

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Bec’s Story

I was 15 years old when I first tried drugs. There was a group of boys at my school I was jealous of, they seemed so “cool” and relaxed and I was desperate to be the same. So when one of them offered me drugs saying it would “help me” I jumped at the chance. […]

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Recovery a Different Approach

Mark’s* Story   Written by Bec Edwards When it comes to Recovery from Drug Addiction everyone has a story; some go to rehab, some go to a 12 Step Fellowship, others try church or even hypnosis etc… Just like addiction, recovery is a personal journey and Mark* is no different. With little information about drugs, […]

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