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Memoirs of an Addict

by Robert K. Smith

  • 118 Want to read
  • 2 Currently reading

Published by Xlibris Corporation .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Substance Abuse & Addictions - Drug Dependence,
  • Self-Help,
  • Recovery

  • The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages112
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL11868530M
    ISBN 101425701388
    ISBN 109781425701383
    OCLC/WorldCa76969977

      The memoir has become one of the most popular book genres in recent years. And among memoirs, the addiction and recovery narrative is one of the most compelling. In fact, there are dozens of this type of memoir published every year. In this post, we round up some of the best of recent years – all worth a read. Drinking: A Love Story by. Memoirs of a Hollywood Addict. Hollywood Networking, Jason Mewes Wants to Read My Script Hollywood Mentor. Meeting Jason Mewes at the Phoenix Film Festival. About the Book. Order the Book. Producers Jason Klaus Jason Mewes Jeff Anderson Joel David Moore John Mayer Kevin Smith Los Angeles Mellow Monkey Productions Memoirs Memoirs of a.

    My addiction always revolved around writing and music, so it was doubly good for me to make a book, a book well-written and as structurally interesting as a novel, one that would effect people’s lives. I knew I had succeeded when a publisher friend of mine who had no . This book contains mature content like sexual abuse, drugs, and abortion. However, Lecrae handles his past mistakes and his background in a tactful away. His book gives readers a raw, yet redeemed look inside what life looks like for a young black man in America. Overall, this may be one of the best books I have read in a long time.

      Memoirs of a Spectrum Addict brings to the screen interviews with so many names from the ZX Spectrum scene of the 80’s & 90’s, and a fair number still actively involved in projects today.   Memoirs are raw regardless of the topic, but when an author is writing about their addiction, they're forced to face the demons that they've masked behind a bottle of .


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The 15 most powerful memoirs about addiction and recovery The Empathy Exams author’s stunning new book juxtaposes her own relationship to addiction with stories of.

For the addict seeking a way out, this book is a refrain of redemption. For a loved one of a wayward soul, or anyone concerned their own life has veered off-course, Brett Douglas’ account illuminates the rayless recesses of the addict’s s: The Taste of Cigarettes: A Memoirs of an Addict book of a Heroin Addict [Vreeland, Jon] on *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers.

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Details * or Cancel. Memoir Addict. K likes. A page to talk about stories, ideas, and insider's perspective on publishing. Making Amends “There are a variety of addiction memoirs out there,” Ms. Khar wrote in an email. “I think what many of this next generation have in common, which was certainly a.

Wishful Drinking by Carrie Fisher. After writing four novels, Fisher turner her writerly focus inward, adapting her successful one-woman stage show into a darkly funny and raw memoir about growing up as Hollywood royalty, landing the role of a lifetime at 19 years old and learning from failed relationships, all while struggling with alcoholism, drug addiction and mental health issues.

This book was well-written in a journalistic style. While I prefer the personal style of memoirs over biographies, I found this biography enjoyable. Unfortunately it had a slow start as it tried to introduce all of the characters and their histories, along with the political atmosphere of the time.

Journalist and recovery addict Salavitz marries journalism and memoir in this exploration of how and why addiction develops–-and how we should think about treating it.

Unwasted: My Lush Sobriety by Sacha Z. Scoblic. Many recovery memoirs end right after the narrator gets sober. Unwasted begins just after Sacha’s gotten so ber. “Here are. Sometimes, though, you just want to curl up with a good book. That’s why recovery memoirs are an excellent way to understand someone else’s experience and how it can apply to your own.

Admittedly, there are a lot of lists there about the best recovery memoirs, which is why ours is a little different.

Some addiction memoirs do not even end in recovery. Of course, this is due to the fact that humans take delight in other people’s misery and misfortune. The publishers recommend leaving out the recovery aspect so, it’s more appealing o readers.

See what Memoir Addict (memoiraddict) has discovered on Pinterest, the world's biggest collection of ideas. Memoirs Of An Addict | Everyone has a story. Now let's talk hope & survival for co-occurring disorders. Co-occurring disorders are when two or more disorders are presents at the same time; such as addiction, and mental health.

Portrait of an Addict as a Young Man and 90 Days by Bill Clegg. Clegg is an incredible writer. He comes from the book publishing world and, again, was someone who was successful and smart, but. It is TIME to EDUCATE and ADVOCATE for CHANGE.

Approximately million Americans Adults have Co-Occurring Disorders; with % of individuals receive treatment for both conditions, while %.

Memoirs of an Addict’s Mom” from Christian Faith Publishing author B. Strong is the story of just one mom of just one addict, yet it brings to light the darkness, pain, horror and heartbreak suffered by millions worldwide.

This book promises to reveal some of the hidden reality lived each day by those affected by drug addiction. This book is the audio equivalent of a page-turner. I was pleasantly surprised by the author's honesty and personal insight. What other book might you compare True Crime Addict to and why.

Strangely, I was reminded of the "Dexter" series. This was a compelling, clear-eyed account from an unexpected source (given the author's psychology). Meanwhile, she was struggling with an addiction to drugs and alcohol, which eventually led to a major health scare—a stomach ulcer that ruptured while she was on the toilet.

She describes her rock-bottom moment in detail in her new memoir, "Guts: The Endless Follies and Tiny Triumphs of a Giant Disaster.". It’s a neat trick: she satisfies readers who want the grisly details that addiction memoirs promise while dismantling that same genre, interrogating why tales of addiction prove so resonant.

Books about addiction and recovery are among the fastest-growing genres in publishing. From David Carr to Mary Karr, hundreds of authors publish addiction-related memoirs every year.Buy a cheap copy of A Piece of Cake: A Memoir book by Cupcake Brown. There are shelves of memoirs about overcoming the death of a parent, childhood abuse, rape, drug addiction, miscarriage, alcoholism, hustling, gangbanging, Free shipping over $/5(11).

In Cardella's confessional narrative, Spent: Memoirs of a Shopping Addict, she traces the deep psychological roots of her dependence—a surprisingly widespread affliction that often gets dismissed as "irrelevant" or "simply what women do." Cardella tries to blame this nasty habit on fashion magazines and social forces.