I’ll have my Intervention with popcorn, thanks

Last night, soon after experiencing a strong urge to watch A&E’s addiction porn Intervention, I found myself absorbed in the heartbreaking struggle of a woman who consumed a litre of vodka each day. As this shell of a woman cried about losing her home, money, family, and health, I sat on the couch, thoroughly entertained … Continue reading I’ll have my Intervention with popcorn, thanks

Prince and the Invisibility of Addiction

“He looked and sounded fine—great, even” These are the words that a Paste editor used to describe Prince’s general disposition just a week before he was found dead in his Paisley Park complex, and hours before he had to be revived after his plane made an emergency landing. The article is an account of one … Continue reading Prince and the Invisibility of Addiction