Alcohol, Drugs, and Transcendence (Podcast Transcript)

Greetings All, Welcome to the podcast “Close to the Bone.” I’m Carl Vreeland.   This is episode #41, it’s titled, “Alcohol, Drugs, and Transcendence.”   As some of you may know, I currently purchased a new home that I had renovated. I was fortunate enough to have good friends who let me stay at their […]

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On the Outside Looking In (Podcast Transcript)

Hello Everyone, I’m Carl Vreeland and this is the podcast “Close to the Bone.”   This is episode #40, it’s called, “On the Outside Looking In.”   As a young boy in elementary school, I watched my school mates studying at their desks, raising their hands in class, receiving good grades, smiling, joking, and laughing. […]

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The Truth About Alcohol and Drugs

Countless lives are destroyed every day due to alcoholism and drug addiction. The emotional damage and heartbreak brought about by addiction is beyond measure. Families are torn apart and broken, and careers are ruined over alcohol and drug abuse. Moreover, statistics have shown a strong correlation between alcohol and crime. The percentages of violent crimes […]

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