Watch Your Step Five

Watch Your Step Five

By Eric Robert Hunter “…we have put our finger on the weak times in our personal inventory… This requires action on our part, which, when completed, will mean that we have admitted to God, to ourselves and to another human being, the exact nature of our...
Combating the Dark Times

Combating the Dark Times

By Eric Robert Hunter “ In my dark times, I’ll be going back to the street. Promising everything I do not mean. In my dark times, baby, this is all I could be and only my mother can love me for me… In my dark times..” The Weeknd and Ed Sheeran sing “Dark Times”:...
Trust the Process

Trust the Process

By Eric Robert Hunter Bring me fortune. Bring me fame. Even bring me a little pain. But ask me to trust? Now “Houston, we have a problem.” With three tenants of most recovery programs being willingness, open-mindedness and acceptance it is no wonder why clients of...
Life After Treatment

Life After Treatment

By Cody McNab After treatment, as an addict, it may be difficult for us to transition back into the community. Many of us have never had responsibilities. While we are in treatment, we have a lot of daily needs supplied to us, as well as the accountability to the...
Life After Heroin

Life After Heroin

I sometimes reminisce on the days when I was getting loaded. I would observe pedestrians passing by living daily lives, and doing normal things. I would always think to myself, “how can anybody live a normal life without thinking about getting loaded.” From the day I...