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Publisher: Simon & Schuster; Reprint edition (November 1, 2007)
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I overwhelm up my capsules and snigger them like dirt. they're my sugar. they're the wonder within the days that experience none. They drip via me like tupelo honey. Then they're long gone. Then i would like extra. I constantly desire extra. For all of my lifestyles i've got wanted extra. A precocious literary gentle, Elizabeth Wurtzel released her groundbreaking memoir of melancholy, Prozac kingdom, on the delicate age of twenty-six. a global good fortune, a cultural phenomenon, the ebook opened doorways to a rarefied international approximately which Elizabeth had simply dared to dream in the course of her middle-class upbringing in manhattan urban. yet no good fortune may well staunch her non-stop conflict with melancholy. The bad fact used to be that not anything had replaced the vacancy inside of Elizabeth. Her relationships universally failed; she used to be fired from each journal task she held. certainly, the absence of achievement within the wake of luck grew to become one more probably insurmountable hurdle. while her health care professional prescribed Ritalin to spice up the results of her antidepression drugs, Elizabeth jumped. And the Ritalin labored. And labored. And labored. inside of weeks, she used to be grinding up the drugs and snorting them for a better impression. It reached the purpose the place she could not move greater than 5 mins and not using a repair. It was once Ritalin, after which cocaine, after which extra Ritalin. In a harrowing account, Elizabeth Wurtzel contemplates what it potential to be in love with anything on your blood that takes over your physique, turns into the existence strength inside of you -- and will eventually kill you. extra, Now, back is an mind-blowing and well timed tale of a brand new form of habit. however it is additionally a narrative of survival. Elizabeth Wurtzel hits all-time low, will get fresh, makes use of back, and eventually earnings regulate over her drug and her existence. As sincere as a confession and as heartfelt as a prayer, extra, Now, back recounts a brave struggle again to a existence worthy residing.