Official Web Site of Substance For You
Cart 0

Confessions — friend

They Made Fun of Me for Not Doing Bath Salts?!

addiction apocalypse bath salts college fiance friend friends fun k2 made fun of paramedic sober spice zombie

They Made Fun of Me for Not Doing Bath Salts?!

Throughout college I had some pretty great friends. Or so I thought… We would hang out all the time, and usually play Xbox, or study. Sometimes we would go to the football games together when they weren’t working because they were good at holding down a stable job. And when I say friends, I mean only two. Why? Because it’s hard to find people at major drinking Universities who will hang out with you when you’re sober. But, these guys didn’t really drink. Or at least they didn’t do other things until my last year there. It sucks that it...

Read more →


I’ve got a Secret, It’s on the tip of my tongue!

Addict addiction baseball business Confessions dad daycare friend home mom parents preschool recovery secret

I’ve got a Secret, It’s on the tip of my tongue!

MY SECRET; Candace S.— I started my recovery journey nearly 20 months ago. In the beginning, I was surrounded by people that knew my situation, knew about my addiction, and supported me in my journey. Now, I am finding myself in a place where virtually no one but my immediate family and closest friends know ...

Read more →


Portrait of a Miracle – Transformation of a Mad Man

AA addiction alcoholics anonymous Big Book Confessions Drugs friend God mad man message miracle monster recovery story suffer

Portrait of a Miracle – Transformation of a Mad Man

In my last transcript I told the story of how I became a monster, again.   A miracle is defined as an effect or extraordinary event in the physical world that surpasses all known human or natural powers and is ascribed to a supernatural cause. For 30 long and tedious years I suffered from the effects ...

Read more →


Dear Serenity

attitude divinity friend God gratitude Health life Lifestyle lilac Love loving Patience Recovery serenity sweet true world

Dear Serenity

Dear Serenity: I know we’ve spoken before, but it’s been a while since I’ve really shown you some gratitude. Like they say, have an attitude of gratitude. That has always been something you’ve taught me. Whenever I’m feeling an inflated head you could always be someone to count on. With your teachings, your ways, your ...

Read more →