37 TONS by David Victorson

By David Victorson

A brutally sincere account of a lifetime of extremes that started in a tricky Boston local of immigrants within the Nineteen Sixties, 37 plenty is a narrative of survival, habit, wild successes and screw ups, and the try and make feel of all of it. starting in his youth, Victorson attempts out pot dealing at the Boston universal, progressing to smuggling hash out of Amsterdam and broader operations in India and Nepal. whereas operating for a Colombian cartel and residing the excessive lifestyles in Marin County, he orchestrates an operation that eventually ends up in one of many largest pot busts during this kingdom to date.

“David Victorson has written a searingly sincere e-book approximately his lifestyles that might either holiday your middle and provides you desire. he is taking an unflinching examine the conditions and offerings that fueled his life—from poverty to habit, from kingpin to criminal, from govt to self-destruction, from melancholy to redemption. even though the writing is uncooked, his voice is obvious. He has lived a lifetime of extremes. he is a survivor, occasionally unusually so, yet his sincere self-reflection makes his story compelling. His memoir is robust and designated. i like to recommend it with no reservation.” —J. Mulligan, Senior coverage Executive

David Victorson lives in Washington, D.C., and at the moment speaks at a number of twelve-step conferences, midway homes, and homeless shelters in the course of the District. He constructed, owned, and operated inpatient and outpatient healthcare courses in California, Delaware, Florida, and Ohio for either grownup and adolescent twin analysis sufferers struggling with dependancy and underlying psychiatric problems.

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