This is one of the most beautiful and inspiring pieces of writing I have ever read. Although I have never experienced this kind of world, and no one I personally know has experienced this kind of thing first hand, it woke me up and made me realise about all the things wrong in this world. It made me aware of myself and those around me, and what is great and affective writing, if not that?
It’s no secret that I used to be a drug addict. I’ve used it as a punchline on this blog a few times already. But there’s something that makes me feel a little uneasy about that. Like I’m trying to say it’s all in the past. Like all that madness happened to someone else, someone not me. Like somewhere there is a calendar with a big red X on it, marking the date, denoting the before and after.
The simple fact is once an addict, always an addict. I will be an addict for the rest of my life. My dragon may not be breathing fire right now, but he is curled up in my belly, sleeping. Waiting. Waiting for me to fuck up. I have been wanting to address this, to write about it honestly, but I didn’t know how. I have a problem with gravity, in case you…
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