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I Am a Recovering Heroin Addict

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    I started using Heroin the month

    after I turned 15 years old. I was dating someone 4 years older than me. We got very heavy into using when we started selling. I ended up using heavily for 2 and a half years all day every day. By the end of my run my life was a disaster, at only 17 years old. I now have been...
    theshelbs theshelbs 16-17, F 1 Response Jan 22

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    I Am My Own Worst Enemy

     I am 22 years old. I love opiotes and needles. I have only been shooting up for 3 years now and I got tired of being a prostitute and being on the streets all the time. My whole family turned theyre backs on me so all I had was my boyfriend who was helping me get customers to...
    flchik89 flchik89 22-25 2 Responses Nov 22, 2011

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    It's like our minds are turning against our

    bodies. It wants to feel this way. It lies & says its good for my body. Cuz it feels good. But it's not good for me. When I want it, my mind lies. When I get what I want, my body loves it & my mind freaks out. Once it's gone, my mind wants more & my body tries to heal itself
    StellasMama2464 StellasMama2464 22-25, F Dec 30, 2013

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    I Never Thought It Would Happen To Me.

    Addiction is one thing I thought I wouldn't have to deal with in my life. It all began when I was 16 and was introduced to prescription pain medication. You think it will just be recreational, no big deal..when I was 18 I started seeing this guy and was taking a couple Vicodin...
    breezy55 breezy55 22-25, F Sep 30, 2013

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    lebelle lebelle 22-25, F 1 Response Mar 25

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    Hi everyone, I decided to share my story on here to perhaps get some support, and to put my story out in the universe. I have quite recently fallen quite hard for a girl who I've...
    whiskeytangofoxtrot530 whiskeytangofoxtrot530 26-30, M 2 Responses Mar 30

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    I have been dating my boyfriend for a little over a year and a half. I knew that before me he was a heroin addict for quite some time. He had been completely clean for a year and a...
    mcrabtree217 mcrabtree217 18-21, F Apr 3

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    Started another quarter at school. Was feeling pretty awkward because I missed my first day. Its not that I feel out of place or missed anything more than another teacher making us...
    yote2552 yote2552 22-25, F 1 Response Apr 9

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    Yes heroin has consumed me, I don't remember letting that happen it just kinda of happened. All I did was answer the knock at the door. Heroin did the rest. And while I was...
    HookedHannah HookedHannah 41-45 3 Responses Mar 21

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    I stopped using heroin, and now I'm extremely depressed...I don't know what to do with myself now....I HATE myself...
    girlinterruptedd girlinterruptedd 22-25, F 3 Responses Mar 30

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    Does anyone in the Fresno, CA area have any heroin connects? Contact me only if you're 21-29 please and not a creep. Thx
    girlinterruptedd girlinterruptedd 22-25, F 2 Responses Mar 31

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    If anyone needs help finding heroin in cleveland, ohio get at me! Best **** anywhere.
    Andrewjohniv Andrewjohniv 31-35, M Apr 5

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    I was addicted to crack for about 5 yrs, been clean for 8 yrs now, quit cold turkey not easy withdrawls were massive but I did t!!!!!
    mcveypamela199 mcveypamela199 36-40, F 1 Response 1 day ago

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    I was addicted to crack for 5 yrs been clean for 8 yrs. now.
    bates2 bates2 31-35, F 3 Responses 1 day ago

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    In Orlando if you need help with H. I don't mind helping someone out that is looking for H. Just don't waste my time setting it up and not going through with it. And no I will not...
    XxxMystery XxxMystery 31-35, M 8 Responses Mar 24

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    "This place is so empty my thoughts are so tempting. I don't know how it got so bad." KIcking it.. " I thought it'd be easy, but know one believes me" It's fu king hard. "It's...
    Synapsethroughspace Synapsethroughspace 22-25, M 1 Response Mar 25

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    Buffalo New York.... Help?
    coolbeansdani coolbeansdani 16-17, F 2 Responses Mar 27

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    Anyone know anyone in Minneapolis?
    Loveofpure Loveofpure 22-25, M Mar 28

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    Looking in Milwaukee, will pay for extra if someone could help
    ChoppyTwoFour ChoppyTwoFour 22-25, M Mar 30

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    Aww, I'm really so sorry son. I hated to see you like this, I really did, man. Hated to see you, and could barely bear to look at you, standing there at the margin of my office and...
    Lgl700 Lgl700 51-55, M 2 Responses Apr 3

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    Grimes, IA area....any connections?
    Alexa997 Alexa997 26-30, F Apr 4

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    I steal money from my parents and friends and buy with it and I hate doing it I feel like such **** but I can't stop doing it and like it feels so good and I can't stop and just...
    JadenLangVageta JadenLangVageta 13-15, F 3 Responses Apr 6

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    Time to go score. Been sick all day. Sucks when you share a vehicle and they leave before you take care of business. Think I'll grab extra to make sure that doesn't happen again...
    XxxMystery XxxMystery 31-35, M 5 Responses Apr 6

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    Need help in Austin, TX? Let me know.
    notkicking notkicking 26-30 Apr 9

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    Lookin for connect in vancouver bc
    Citylight Citylight 22-25, F Apr 10

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    Lookin to score in Australia..south aus. <3 I hope this post does not offend anyone who are trying to be clean..I will remove this f anyone objects...
    catree catree 22-25, F 2 Responses a week ago

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    Oh [Son], you keep going further and further away, man, digging it deeper and deeper and deeper every day. Please don't you dare move enough of that terrible black earth get to six...
    Lgl700 Lgl700 51-55, M 4 days ago

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    Out of town for a few days. Hope everyone's good till Monday. Talk to you then. Have a great weekend.
    XxxMystery XxxMystery 31-35, M 1 day ago

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    I'm getting so frustrated with these racing thoughts and not being able to focus. I guess I'm grateful I'm not sick or hungover today and that I have a solution. It can sure get...
    samuel0591 samuel0591 22-25, M 1 Response 5 days ago

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    I used to use meth and heroin habitually. I'm 4 years clean as of last month. A big part of this was avoiding the people I used with. I've heard it said, "A friend who gives you...
    OfFansAndFlames OfFansAndFlames 22-25 4 hrs ago

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    I apologize in advance for grammar, i typed this on my phone. i have loved a drug addict for 5 years now. his drug of choice? the 30 mg roxycodone painkillers and now heroin.. we...
    tinkerbell1200 tinkerbell1200 22-25, F 1 Response 12 hrs ago

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    Has anyone ever loved someone recovering from heroin? My ex and I broke up recently because he's lost total sense of himself. He has been clean for 2 years (14 months of that in a...
    Girlonthemoon92 Girlonthemoon92 22-25 1 Response Apr 7

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    My boyfriend used to be a drug addict. He said he used every drug in the books for a while and was addicted to heroine, but got clean a year ago. I know couple of days ago his...
    isobeljune isobeljune 16-17, F 3 days ago

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    15 years ago I met my husband, senior year of high school. I became pregnant with our oldest son 3 short months after we started dating (just after graduation). He was a raver...
    karieanne karieanne 31-35, F 1 Response Mar 30

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    I'm not even sure how to put into words how I'm feeling at the moment. I have been with Ryan for 6 years and have been friends with him for 10 years. He injects meth multiple times...
    AudieM13 AudieM13 22-25, F Mar 21

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    I have a 2 year old with the love of my life. This is my first encounter with drug addiction of any kind. His choice is Rx pills, but I'm convinced it's progressed to heroin. We...
    AlmostWhole AlmostWhole 31-35, F 1 Response Mar 28

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    My father was a drunk and a crackhead from the day he left the navy in 1981 to the day he died in may of 2013. My mother also dated a series of guys after my father how did crack...
    dacraww dacraww 22-25, M 1 Response Apr 2

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    I lost my son, 30 years old, just before the holidays, Dec. 18th, 2013. He and I were very close, he was successful, but had this feeling of no self-worth. He had been on and off...
    donnalittlekitty donnalittlekitty 51-55, F 4 Responses Apr 2

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    I was 4 months self harm free but then I relapsed. Now I'm 3 weeks clean no where near 4 months but I'll hopefully get there. I'm just fighting the urge, fighting the addiction. It...
    ashricard ashricard 18-21, F 2 days ago

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    Help yourself out by going to detox. Honestly this is not the life you want. I lost my best friend to heroin, it's not a pretty death.
    talktomilo talktomilo 22-25, F Mar 27

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    I am a recovering alcoholic , I haven't drank in ten yrs , but I've watched my husband get blitzed everyday of his life for the last ten yrs , we have a 12 yr old daughter together...
    donewitit donewitit 41-45, F 1 Response Mar 20

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    I did it. I finally called a helpline about my self harm and depression problems and I'm so proud of myself. I then told my brother. I had cut that afternoon, but it was a bad one...
    writercookies writercookies 13-15, F 5 days ago

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    I am 22 years old but for 2 years now i have been addicted to alcohol. A year ago I started doing a simple upper ( drug ) and didnt realize how addicted i had become. Last month I...
    IndependentGrl IndependentGrl 18-21, F Apr 7

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    Im cali, im 16 years old, and i am a drug addict, i am addicted to the life style and i dont see myself ever getting out. Im trapped. It makes me feel so good, but at times it...
    Calihoffmanxd Calihoffmanxd 16-17, F 1 Response Mar 28

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    I have an addictive personality and I think I even got addicted to a person, please don't judge. I have quit smoking around the same time I quit a destructive relationship- around...
    eliahlior eliahlior 22-25 Apr 2

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    Completely addicted and if the cure is to break that addiction there is no way I am taking it. Someday she will come be with me and the addiction will grow stronger but for now I...
    ballen0420 ballen0420 36-40, M Apr 3

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    My Husband is addicted to Cocaine. He's 12 years younger then me and we've been married since 1996, it was a happy marriage and we loved eachother up until a couple of years ago...
    VioletWatts61 VioletWatts61 51-55, M 3 days ago

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    I know, everyone thinks this, right? So let me explain... I have fallen completely in love with this wonderful man. He is the sweetest, kindest, most giving man I have ever met...
    lovehimdeeply lovehimdeeply 36-40, F 1 Response Mar 20

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    Honestly, I think it is almost impossible not to get addicted to Adderall. It's the perfect drug: motivation, weight loss, better grades, increased dopamine, and it's much easier...
    xmer831x xmer831x 13-15, F 4 Responses Mar 27

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    I've taken Adderall for nearly eight years. I want to quit so badly. I used to be fun and creative. I used to have friends. I used to love socializing. Adderall was a miracle when...
    Alanameyers89 Alanameyers89 22-25, F 2 Responses Mar 30

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    I am so addicted to the internet and to my computer in general. I first started to do online shopping. All of a sudden I was doing lots of research for others and personal...
    birthdaypartyforme birthdaypartyforme 41-45, F 2 Responses Apr 1

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