Using Dreams: What Do They Mean?

Addicts and alcoholics often complain about using dreams, especially in early recovery. We drift off to sleep after another day of sobriety, only to find ourselves dreaming about drugs and alcohol. In the dream, we sometimes enjoy our use. Other times, it quickly turns into a nightmare as we commit heinous acts and suffer solemn […]

Candy: A Sweet Tool for Sober Living

Gene Wilder did amazing things for our capacity to dream. In Mel Stuart’s Willy Wonka and the Chocolate Factory, he and uncredited screenwriter David Seltzer presented us a world in which possibility is limited only by imagination. Candy takes on untold power in this movie, bringing to light the sins of the wicked while enriching […]