Stories by Tony O'Neill

Tony O'Neill is the author of several novels, including Digging the Vein, Down and Out on Murder Mile and Sick City. He is the co-author of the New York Times bestseller Hero of the Underground (with Jason Peter) and the Los Angeles Times bestseller Neon Angel (with Cherie Currie). subscribe to Tony O'Neill's feed

Posted on: Apr 18, 2014, Source: Substance.com

Amid the carnage, he talks books, movies and why you need to do drugs to write about them.

Posted on: Apr 4, 2014, Source: Substance.com

Some are subtle. Others...not so much.

Posted on: Jun 13, 2013, Source: The Fix

The hysteria over drugs like Spice, bath salts and kratom is drowning out the facts.

Posted on: May 4, 2013, Source: The Fix

As an ex-junkie, I know how harmful addiction is.

Posted on: Dec 10, 2012, Source: The Fix

Want some morphine in your cough syrup?

Posted on: Sep 19, 2012, Source: The Fix

Drug docs (much like addiction memoirs) have become a cottage industry in recent years. But the best ones are not to be missed.

Posted on: Jun 22, 2012, Source: The Fix

After the explosion in use comes the demonization. Then the press, despite a total lack of causal evidence, parrots the outlandish accusations.

Posted on: Apr 13, 2012, Source: The Fix

Witness to the everyday bloody cost of policies and politics, author Ioan Grillo explains the drug war from Mexico's perspective.