When the air is smoky
and the liver dies from drowning
I sit and I think about life
Pausing the world, to weep
Crack first began to be used on a large scale in Los Angeles in 1984. The distribution and use of the drug exploded that same year. By the end of 1986, it was available in 28 states and the District of Columbia.
— Here is an unedited and explicit view into the mind of a man that deeply ponders the weighty issues and concerns of the day —