Tagged with treatment center

He ain’t heavy, he’s my brother.

Oh boy. Where do I start? It’s been a crazy week around these parts. I last wrote about my brother being encouraged about a long-term treatment center in Florida. That fell through. There is this whole issue of health insurance and his 26th birthday on March 7. There are no rich relatives waiting in the … Continue reading

Things in need of updating:

1- It is no longer freezing cold, just regular cold. It actually rained today. 2-My brother is back in rehab. Just finished up detox and is proactively creating a future plan with his new counselor. As in, could be classified as genuinely looking forward to go to Florida to a long-term treatment center. This, my … Continue reading

Fighting demons.

I just got off the phone with my mother. It was one of the saddest conversations we’ve ever had. Sadder than when she called to say my grandfather died. Sadder than the day she told me my 15-year-old dog had to be put to sleep. Sadder than when she told me what kind of person … Continue reading