Story archives - tag: "addiction"

Chiasm

The pills were behind the glass counter, the money was in my wallet, the region required no prescription and, I explained to the councilor, a prerequisite for drug addiction is that you stick to one brand.

tags: drugs addiction [add]

2011-08-20 08:25:15 / Rating: 306.75 /

Lissa

After a year of suspicion, my fears were confirmed when my ten-year old nephew told us that, "My mom and dad crush up blues and snort them with dollar bills."

tags: addiction family trouble [add]

2011-08-09 15:15:16 / Rating: 341.75 /

j

I knew I had a problem when I licked the blood off my wrist then wondered how many calories I'd just consumed.

tags: anorexia cutting addiction problem blood weight [add]

2009-10-27 12:49:03 / Rating: 624.5 /

Super_Duper

I tried not to laugh as my substitute teacher told us honestly that he is addicted to nasal spray.

tags: nasal spray school teachers addiction [add]

2009-05-21 15:47:37 / Rating: 404.75 /

Doc

As I overheard my employees gossiping about how I "need to get laid," I had to wonder, would that prescription change if any of them knew I am a recovering sex addict.

tags: humor sex addiction hospital university guilt [add]

2009-04-30 10:08:06 / Rating: 809.75 /

MC

I realized I might have drinking problem one night in my car, which was upside down and on fire.

tags: addiction [add]

2008-11-09 16:41:04 / Rating: 806.25 /

Addict

Someone asked me what my greatest addiction was, and all I could think of was this damn website.

tags: meta surveys addiction [add]

2008-03-19 10:03:13 / Rating: 476.25 /

RJ

I no longer care if my baby sister lives or dies.

tags: siblings alcoholism addiction [add]

2007-07-30 13:26:33 / Rating: 462.75 /

The guy wearing the bowler hat

World of Warcraft is the sober man's crack cocaine, and I will fight against it with as much vigor as does the United States government.

tags: humor addiction dependency vritual reality [add]

2007-07-27 09:27:15 / Rating: 479.5 /

Philyra

I made Superman cry the day I went to the hospital.

tags: brother self-harm addiction sober getting better best friend family love [add]

2007-07-17 14:46:03 / Rating: 829.25 /

BC

I've been out of the office for 3 days and everyone thinks I'm swamped catching up on e-mails but, really, I'm just wasting time surfing the Internet until I go to lunch and then go home early.

tags: work laziness e-mail procrastination Internet addiction office [add]

2007-05-24 23:42:07 / Rating: 646.5 /

A kid

Maybe I was wrong, but your "I love you" felt more heartfelt when you thought I was addicted.

tags: drugs drug friends love lies life hurt childhood addiction [add]

2007-03-16 13:43:12 / Rating: 827.25 /

Rev

Although it took me some time to learn how to properly smoke tweak using the glass pipe, I have spent longer attempting to discover how to reverse the effect that it's had on my life- to no avail.

tags: drugs regret addiction [add]

2006-11-05 18:40:34 / Rating: 619.5 /

dooya

Recently I realized that I waste my life on the internet ... and published this insight in a blog.

tags: addiction irony [add]

2006-09-14 10:14:49 / Rating: 2229.5 /