January 31, 2019

Where Are YOUR Roots?

Where Are YOUR Roots?   It never ceases to amaze me how much the world around us reflects spiritual truths found in our daily lives. Some […]
January 31, 2019

Julian’s Story

My story starts out pretty simple. I had a really good childhood growing up in Knoxville, TN. My mother worked to support me and my sister […]
January 15, 2019

It’s hard to hope for a rainbow while struggling to survive the storm.

It’s said that addiction isn’t just the problem of an addict, but that it is also a family problem. Several years ago, I watched my college-aged […]
December 6, 2018

“Recovery for the Holidays” (Family Edition)

“Recovery for the Holidays” (Family Edition)    Can you feel it? Temperatures dropping as the fall winds usher in our winter season ~ The faint aroma […]
July 24, 2017

I Hated Life And Myself

So what brought to The Watershed was I have been using IV heroin and alcohol every day for about 6 years since I was 16 years […]
May 19, 2016

Reason For My Disease

I realized I had a serious problem when I was 17 years old. Being 28 years old now, and looking back, I had issues way before […]
December 19, 2015

Monkey On My Back: Alcohol

Growing up I had the typical ball of dysfunction. Mom and Dad were divorced while I was young. Mom remarried to an abusive man and I […]
May 15, 2015

Living is not Living, Until you Live

Once upon a time there was a not so happy, lonely, hopeless, faithless, depressed, selfish, miserable, young man. I knew him as myself. The reason why […]