Mambo HOF – Quitting is the Shits

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Quitting is the shits. It affects you both psychologically and physically: extreme anxiety, depression, sleeplessness, craves, and so on. After about 4-1/2 decades of using tobacco, I had not contracted cancer so why put myself through this crap? The reason to quit was quite simple: there is always the small … Continue reading

Ode To 103 – Craving After The Hall

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It happened today, And this one sucked, I wanted a dip, and I thought I was F*@k3d. I was outside playing catch with my son, He’s eight years old, so we were having fun! And from nowhere it hit me, smack dab in the ass, This one was different, it … Continue reading

Ode To Day 83 – The Funk Sets In

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Another day clean, but it started out rough, Sometimes it’s the little things that make our quits tough. Maybe its a smell, or something that we see. For me it’s a place that always tempts me. I’m the first in my office, the only one here, I could always put … Continue reading

Killer Crave


I spent last week in Punta Cana. We were lucky enough to have missed Hurricane Dean. I wasn’t however, lucky enough to miss Hurricane Nic. Before you get too worried, I’m still clean. When we finally landed and got to the Hotel/Resort, I was smacked with a massive crave. And … Continue reading