Download e-book for kindle: 27: Jim Morrison (The 27 Club, Book 6) by Chris Salewicz

By Chris Salewicz

ISBN-10: 1780875436

ISBN-13: 9781780875439

Jim Morrison, musician, singer and poet used to be chanced on lifeless, the sufferer of a suspected heroin overdose, in a Paris condo bath in 1971. He was once 27. Morrison used to be a skilled, charismatic, wild-tempered cultural cipher. He struggled to deal with his exalted prestige and his demise, formally from middle failure, continues to be shrouded in secret. In 27: Jim Morrison, acclaimed track critic Chris Salewicz can pay homage to Morrison as a rock icon, when acknowledging the darkish part of this conflicted personality.

It is the 6th name in a chain of particular tune ebooks, an formidable undertaking reading the perils of genius, famous person and extra.

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Once I white-knuckled it three months. Then I took the boys on an idyllic snowboarding weekend at Sun Peaks Resort. I dropped them off at their friends’ and started to feel sad. Overwhelmed by all the damage I’d done to my relationship with my sons because of my drinking, what do I do? I get drunk. Modern neuroscience tells us that this deep into my addiction, it would take a lot more than willpower to pull me out. Booze had completely rewired the reward circuitry in my brain. Now, even just thinking about something I associate with alcohol, like the fresh breeze on my face as my boat skims the water, a beer between my hand and the steering wheel, and my dopamine spikes way out of proportion to what would naturally happen.

And wait. It’s dark now and I worry about the kids. With a goodbye glance at the well-worn bar door, I trudge back to the cabin. The kids sit together at the kitchen table playing Snakes and Ladders. “Mike, we’re hungry,” says Loretta. ” I don’t answer. Instead, I wordlessly gut, clean and fry the perch. We devour them. They are delicious, even without butter. Satiated, now sleepy, I tuck the little girls into bed in one small room, then Roger and I take the small bed in the other. We’re just about asleep when I hear loud bangs.

Pick up. For Christ’s sake. ” A tired voice answers the phone. “It’s Mike,” I say. “How’s Dana? ” “Hello, Mike. She won’t come out of her room. ” After what seems an eternity that deep, sexy voice, now with an edge of rasp, picks up the phone. “Oh my God, Mike,” Dana says. “Where have you been? You were supposed to be here days ago. I’ve been phoning everyone in Penticton. Your office manager said you left there on the bus. I thought you were dead. I need you. ” She gives me directions to her sister’s place.

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