M.L. Lanzillotta

    M.L. is a writer living in the Washington, DC metro area. He’s the author of a number of novels. In his spare time he paints, dances, directs, acts, cooks and embroiders.

    The Kind Man Who Used to Sell Me Heroin

    In popular culture, people who sell drugs are stereotyped as remorseless monsters, like the ...

    What It’s Like to Be “Out” as a Person Who Uses Heroin

    In May 2019 Louise Vincent, executive director of the Urban Survivors Union, urged privileged ...

    Why Dark-Web Drug Marketplaces Can Be a Refuge

    Whether because of fentanyl adulteration or the present pandemic, buying drugs from the “dark ...

    I Chose Functional Heroin Use. Here’s How It Works for Me.

    Recovery from addiction is different for everyone. In my case, abstinence from heroin didn’t ...