“Diagnosis Pending:” A work in progress

I'm a firm believer that tragedies hit us in threes. The third "shoe" to fall is pending. Meanwhile, I feel compelled to preview my second attempt at a novel. Life can be a chaotic and surprising walk for many of us who fight inner demons daily.... “Diagnosis Pending” By Zachary C. Smith “When you're back … Continue reading “Diagnosis Pending:” A work in progress

Dry Anniversary

Chuck. We'll call him that because that name just fits for an average guy navigating the recovery scene. Here Chuck finds himself, another evening void of any chemically induced gratification, at an AA meeting. He pulled into the church parking lot after the meeting began, as usual, and once inside the church had to squeeze … Continue reading Dry Anniversary