In honor of the 10-yr anniversary of The Heroin Diaries, Nikki Sixx’s definitive and bestselling memoir on drug habit is reissued with unique new content material. This stunning, gripping, and every now and then darkly hilarious memoir explores Nikki’s yearlong struggle with a vicious heroin habit. Now greater than ever, with opioid habit ravaging our u . s . and emerging by means of twenty p.c up to now yr on my own, Nikki’s tale of each his descent into drug-addled decay and next restoration and transition right into a rehabilitation suggest at the moment are extra related than ever.
When Mötley Crüe was once on the peak of its popularity, there wasn’t any drug Nikki Sixx wouldn’t do. He spent days—once in a while on my own, once in a while with different addicts, buddies, and fans—in a coke- and heroin-fueled daze.
The highs have been prime, and Nikki’s magazine entries monitor a few euphoria and pleasure. However the lows have been decrease, steadily finishing with Nikki in his closet, surrounded by means of drug paraphernalia and wrapped in paranoid delusions.
Here, Nikki stocks the diary entries—a few poetic, a few scatterbrained, a few peculiar—of the ones darkish occasions. Becoming a member of him are Tommy Lee, Vince Neil, Mick Mars, Cut down, Rick Nielsen, Bob Rock, and a number of ex-managers, ex-fans, and extra.
Brutally truthful, totally riveting, and unusually shifting, The Heroin Diaries follows Nikki all through the yr he plunged to all-time low—and his brave determination to pick out himself up and get started dwelling once more.