By Tim White,Kimberly M. Smith

“The sound of the metal doorways, rolling steel on steel, rang in my ears as I covered up with the opposite inmates incarcerated within the Duval County penal complex. the following i used to be back, locked up, this time for violation of probation in reference to petty robbery fees I’d racked up within the throes of one other drug and alcohol relapse. At thirty-one years previous, I’d been locked up in penitentiary or legal, pushed into detox and habit remedy, or misplaced at the streets for many of my grownup life.”

From the hole bankruptcy, Tim White’s memoir on the finish OF the line: ONE MAN’S trip FROM CHAOS TO readability takes a gritty, sincere examine the realities of drug and alcohol dependancy and the brain of an addict. It asks tough questions: Can anyone swap? Can an individual circulate past a difficult adolescence? Or, is it occasionally too late?

Tim White’s youth used to be no effortless highway to trip. As his mom gave start in a Florida health center to her fourth son, born of her 3rd marriage, his father battled an habit to heroin in a German sanatorium. Shuffled from family to loved ones, Tim spent the higher a part of his early life in a Jacksonville local talked about via the police as Sin urban. He sought after basically to slot in, to belong, to be loved.

As his drug and alcohol habit elevated, so did his issues. It wasn’t lengthy ahead of he’d think the tight grip of handcuffs, expelled from university after institution. habit is a revolutionary sickness, and, as undefined, Tim’s used to be simply commencing to stake a declare. One undesirable selection after one other would depart him penniless, powerless, homeless, and close to hopeless. yet isn’t there constantly hope?

Fear, selfishness, resentment, and dishonesty play their elements in Tim’s tale, yet so do religion, give up, popularity, and fact. do we switch? do we stream ahead? Is it ever too overdue? greater than a memoir, on the finish OF the line is a testomony to religion, love, wish, and restoration.

It isn't really 1000000 little items. it's a trip of settling on up the pieces—of relocating ahead, then giving back.

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