More Than a Dealer

Kyle’s Story I once asked a methamphetamine distributor what his life was like. I was expecting a Hollywood answer. Something like… Code words uttered in an alley hidden under a street name. Slipping thick envelopes underneath the table with a quick nod and a...

I Was Ten

John’s Story He thought they were his friends. But then they started to control his thoughts and snuggle into his insecurities. They began to feed off his weaknesses and dance along with the pounding of his heartbeat. They crawled beneath his skin and laughed at...

The Irony of Freedom

Jason’s Story You’ve been waiting to hear these words for 4,015 days. For the past decade you’ve been on your best behavior to earn the power those words contain. Time has changed you and taught you to never go back to the substance that brought you here....

The Strength of a Smile

Gordon’s Story Take a moment to smile. Now imagine your life without your family. Without a driver’s license. Without a car to your name. Without a job. Without stability. Without teeth… Are you still smiling? Meet Gordon. A MentorWorks graduate who looked...

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