Hope from a heroin addict

Prisoner of Fear

Growing up, I was running the wrong race. I yearned for long hair, a big house for my family, and a Landrover Defender for my father. I somehow felt I wasn’t beautiful, and fitting into clicks was a hurdle. My school performance moved from excellent to sub-standard, and I lived a life of technical existence. […]

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You Cry Alone

Paulo Colho wrote, “Always be aware of the place where you are brought to tears… that is where your treasure is.” How was I to know that my father would utter the mystical ‘it is complicated’ statement? What is complicated? Who even came up with such a thought? A second time running, my number one […]