Most of us have some kind of addiction. Whether it’s something as benign as Diet Coke, or as life threatening as heroin, we can relate to the pull of being addicted to something. Much of what we talk about addiction is related to the biological or physiological nature. Here I discuss the more psychological aspects of my own addiction to nicotine, talk about childhood loveys and security blankets, and venture toward the concept of Buddhist suffering.
Podcast audio here: https://www.buzzsprout.com/530563/5146675-kew-episode-19-addiction.mp3?blob_id=20710027&download=true or via Stitcher, Apple Podcast, Google Play, Spotify, etc.
Youtube video here: https://youtu.be/ReACYzx03Xo