Not long ago, I had reached a true tipping point in my life where the dark forces of drug addiction came head-to-head with the light and joy I used to radiate. My world began to crumble and my professional day job and my evenings as a junkie collided. I knew I had to make a change. So I did. I found a new path. I’m not crazy religious, or vegan, or even the greatest recycler in the world, but I’m a good person. That was the first giant step. The steps continue each day, so when I ran across the Manifesto, I thought “Yes, yes, and yes.” Why can’t it all be true? So it’s part of my recovery path. I’m digging it and I thank you.

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