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Tracey Helton
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Artist, Addict, Aware
Artist, Addict, Aware

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An Angry Sky
The sky opened up. It started to rain, raining buckets. I thought I would drown if I played my cards right. All I was playing was broken hearts. I looked for the connection. Even Mexican drug dealers have limitations. He wore a garbage bag poncho, unprepare...

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The Last Day I Used Drugs 2017 edition.
This week marked 19 years since I quit using drugs. I had planned this elaborate post outlining all the horrors that drug use brought me that I was going to share with you. Then, the strangest thing happened. I went out on a long walk around the city I love...

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More Questions than Answers
“I had the dream last night…” I thought he was listening but he had already turned his back to me. I had the dream last night. I have this reoccurring dream where I am walking in the doorway of my parents’ house. It is cold outside. It is cold enough to see...

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This Afternoon.
I was so excited to get done with work a few minutes early today. The sun has been shining for the past few days. As I stepped out of the building and into the alley, I caught a little chill in the air. I decided to throw my hoodie on. I looked around first...

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I was here.
The rain reminds me of being homeless. I would scramble or even fight, if necessary, for a dry place to sleep. The rain reminds me of a time when I was dopesick. It was dark outside, but the dealers were still out of the corner. I tried to make it back to m...

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"If I knew what to do, I would have already done it..."
Heroin made me it's bitch. There is no denying it. There is no sugar coating the relationship I have with this drug. Heroin fucks you in all your holes, tells you it is real this time, then leaves you. It is the one love that drives you to the outer limits ...

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