Trying to overcome any addiction is difficult. Most of the time it is difficult because of the person’s mindset and will power. For one, the person has to want to come out of that addiction. This usually occurs when the person hits rock bottom in some sort of fashion.
Author and Cincinnati native Rick Greene was that person. During his teenage years is when he started getting into drugs and alcohol. Over the next 15 years, Rick went into a dark hole that was overtaking his spirit. Then came a summer day in June 1998 when he feels to his knees asking God for cleaning his tongue, of all alcohol, drugs, and cigarettes, he did.