Stories Of Recovery: Darren Waller

Posted on September 10, 2019 in Stories of Recovery

With the NFL season kicking off last week, it’s a good opportunity to look at one player who has seen his life completely 180 after conquering drug addiction and achieving sobriety. Darren Waller is all set to be the starting tight end for the Oakland Raiders. But, this didn’t come easy. Not only did Waller


Stories Of Recovery: Buzz Aldrin

Posted on July 22, 2019 in Stories of Recovery

On July 20, 1969, Buzz Aldrin became one of the first humans to set foot on the moon. While this was and is still considered one of the most notable moments and greatest feats in human history, it was also a moment that made it difficult for Aldrin to readjust to life on Earth and


Stories Of Recovery: Macklemore

Posted on July 16, 2019 in Stories of Recovery

Ben Haggerty, better known by his stage Macklemore, is a Grammy Award-winning recording artist and one of the biggest names in commercial music over the past decade. But, before Macklemore was able to conquer the charts he had to overcome his substance abuse problems that plagued his early adult life. pitpony.photography, Macklemore Ryan Lewis Live


Stories Of Recovery: Ozzy Osbourne

Posted on July 2, 2019 in Stories of Recovery

Ozzy Osbourne, the self-proclaimed “Prince of Darkness”, led one of the most successful heavy metal careers in music history. The total sales from his years in Black Sabbath, combined with his solo work, is over 100 million. Osbourne was inducted into the Rock and Roll Hall Of Fame. He has been active in the music


Stories of Recovery: Dennis Rodman

Posted on June 27, 2019 in Stories of Recovery

Dennis Rodman is widely considered one of the most fierce and aggressive re-bounders and defensive players in NBA history. He was on the famous Michael Jordan-led Chicago Bulls team that won three consecutive NBA championships. His persistence is what led to him becoming a great player in the NBA. This same persistence has helped him


Stories Of Recovery: David Crosby

Posted on June 3, 2019 in Stories of Recovery

“There’s only four answers if you get really, really strung out—you die, or you go into a mental institution, or you go to prison, or you quit.” – The Observer When it comes to rock and roll legends, only a few names can claim the same league as David Crosby. The Rock and Roll Hall


Stories Of Recovery: Tim McGraw

Posted on May 28, 2019 in Stories of Recovery

Tim McGraw is undoubtedly one of the biggest names in country music, and in the music industry in general. He has recorded and released over a dozen albums and sold millions and millions of records worldwide. Despite his fame and success, McGraw still struggled with issues related to alcohol. While it started as a simple


Stories of Recovery: Brad Pitt

Posted on May 27, 2019 in Stories of Recovery

Brad Pitt is hard to avoid. He has starred and been featured in a number of movies during his time in Hollywood, including everything from romances, to cult classics, to crime thrillers, to dramas. His performances have garnered him numerous awards and nominations. As of 2019, Pitt has been nominated for 148 acting awards and


Stories of Recovery: Brett Farve

Posted on May 20, 2019 in Stories of Recovery

Brett Favre is a 20-year veteran of the NFL and played for four teams during his career. Favre was the first NFL quarterback to pass for 500 touchdowns, throw for 70,000 yards, complete 6,000 passes and attempt 10,000 passes. He is a Superbowl champion and when he ended his career he was the NFL’s all-time


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Stories of Recovery: Samuel Jackson

Posted on February 4, 2019 in Stories of Recovery

Before his cold-eyed and swaggering appearance in 1994’s Pulp Fiction, Samuel Jackson was a 44-year-old stage actor in New York. Well regarded in local theater circles, Jackson took up multiple important roles in August Wilson plays that never materialized into Broadway. Despite his early successes however, the actor struggled with addiction to substances such as