“We’ve got to keep talking about it and get smart as communities.”
She believed she was worthless, and he said, “You don’t have to believe in you. You just need to believe that I do.” And she did.
Myths matter. Only by a clear understanding of the life course of heroin dependence, and the ways in which the drug kills, can we make evidence-based interventions to help people.
Matthew Parker’s graphic novel illustrates his personal journey from heroin addiction and petty crime to the Columbia MFA program.
Erik Proulx never hated his father, “a wonderful person with a terrible sickness”: heroin addiction.