drug addiction
You know when you're underwater, and you need to come up for a breath? That's heroin withdrawal, only not exactly, because it's worse.
drugs
Heroin in our house, in front of our child, while I was growing a baby inside me was worse than any of the fears I’d conjured for myself over the years.
addiction
Methadone is supposed to be a fix, a treatment, a way out. It ended up causing more problems than even my worst days of heroin.
heroin
Underweight and underslept seemed good on catwalks but it was not nice, it was not glamorous and it did not make me feel good.
drug addiction
I went to see "High" starring Kathleen Turner and now all I can think about is the time I unintentionally stood up my prom date. And how I wish I could have that night to do all over again.
anonymous single girl
I feel a big black emptiness eating at my insides all of the time, and people keep telling me how amazing I look.
addiction
I figured we could weather anything together. What we couldn’t handle was a heroin addiction.
survival
On this Halloween I will remember myself at age thirteen twenty years ago, innocently in love with River.