Day 83 Of Benzo Withdrawal

Day 83 Of Benzo Withdrawal

First off, let’s address the number 83. Normally when people talk about withdrawal, they probably think a week or two. It’s a common timeframe for alcohol and opioid addiction. In these cases, people can enter a detox facility in rapidly expel the drug from their...
The Mad Science Of Cutting Pills

The Mad Science Of Cutting Pills

Tapering can be tricky when the science comes down to a milligram of how much medicine you take. Several months ago, I used to just eye it. I’d look at the pill and cut it in half. With the larger dosage when I first started my tapering, maybe that was more...
Practicing and Performing With Jam Tracks

Practicing and Performing With Jam Tracks

Wow…I feel like I have really missed the boat on this one. My professional musician friends have been using these forever… In my own live performances and at home, I have been wondering what I can do to provide a better sound. Jam Tracks are the answer I...
吉本超合金ファックブラザーズ

吉本超合金ファックブラザーズ

My stay in Japan was strange, indeed.  When I first arrived in Japan in 1995, I was immediately presented with media opportunities, simply for being a “gaijin” (foreigner).  I was in print magazines, table mats at family restaurants, even a sporting...
Why Recovery Feels So Remarkable

Why Recovery Feels So Remarkable

I have a friend who has a chronic pain disease. She has kidney stones and passes them every time she has to pee.  I’ve never had kidney stones myself. But I know people that have, and they all say the pain is excruciating. My friend who has the chronic pain disease,...