Oh so emotional! I nearly cried at this one. I think the way you wrote it to express yourself was fantastic! I am feeling a bit better today. Afterall i have my family and friends to think about too. Keep smiling hun :)
Im sorry if this happened. i lost my best friend to a eating disorder rehab it sucks...but you captured the feeling of loss and hurt really well i love your writing and i think your on my favs but if not you will be now : )
Drugs and gang violence are definitley two of the worst things that society is fighting in urban areas. I've lost my share of friends and neighbors to this kind of lifestyle, and it's not the best to live through.