July 25, 2019

I chose life and so can you.

My name is Jeffrey W. I’m 22 years old, my drugs of choice were alcohol and cocaine. My life started to become unmanageable and uncomfortable due […]
July 12, 2019

From Sports and Gangs… To Drugs and Recovery

My name is Eddie – I am a recovering addict and this is my story. Well let me start off by saying I was born to […]
July 11, 2019

14 Years Later…a follow up to Walking the Walk

I wrote “Walking the Walk” to get my story of addiction out there so that it may help someone(s) struggling with addiction and to let them […]
June 25, 2019

With support I tried it again..

Well, I was a point 4 and hopeless.  I kept thinking to myself its no use and what is the point of trying again.  With support […]
October 26, 2015

Me and My Shadow

Listen to: Me and My Shadow Read by: Rebecca Balko Length: 9:54 “Rebeccahhhhhhhh! Rebeccahhhhhhhh!” my mom yelled out the front door. “Whaaaaaaaaaat?” I yelled back. “COME […]
October 7, 2015

Practicing the Principles in All Our Affairs

Listen to: Practicing the Principles in All Our Affairs Read by: Rebecca Balko Length: 5:16 First  “What does it mean to practice?” (1) To do something […]
October 1, 2015

The Cup

Listen to: The Cup Read by: Rebecca Balko Length: 3:20 Sitting in my office, (it was Oct. 31, 2013), I thought to myself, “Why not write […]
August 21, 2014

Unbreakable

Listen to: Unbreakable Read by: Rebecca Balko Length: 5:55 I know I’m not the only person that has ever reached a point of utter frustration or pitiful […]