Do you smell that smoke?
That’s the bridge back to sanity, burning behind you. We crossed it, going the wrong direction, and now we aren’t going back. The world as we used to know it, is over. The irony is that no one is talking about the biggest reason why we’ll never see sanity again.
The permanent decline in energy. It started this year, and it’s accelerating.
On top of that, many of us have been trapped by Benzodiazepines (aka, Benzos). You trusted your doctor’s recommendation, and now you’re caught. Getting out of that trap is going to hurt. A lot.
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The Benzo Trap and the End of Sanity
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Monday night, I saw this video:
Jordan Peterson had been a voice of reason in the midst of an insane world, and I had enjoyed hearing what he had to say. I didn’t agree with everything, but he was one of the few people on the public stage that seemed sane.
And then… he disappeared.
There were rumors of benzodiazepines and a clinic in Russia. But, that seemed to be about it. And, I was wondering if he had been taking too many benzos, or even abusing them. I couldn’t believe that he would abuse them. He seemed too sane to do that, but I didn’t know what to think.
Then, his daughter’s interview with him, popped up. From Belgrade, Serbia. I didn’t really have the time to watch it, but I did it anyway. And, I’m glad that I did.
Jordan Peterson was NOT abusing Benzodiazepines.
He was taking them EXACTLY as the doctor ordered.
Because he was suffering insomnia.
Once he realized that he had a problem, he tried to get off of them. That almost killed him.
DO. NOT. STOP. TAKING. BENZODIAZEPINE.
If you have – for more than two to four weeks – been taking Alprazolam, Flunitrazepam, Chlordiazepoxide, Clonazepam, Diazepam, Lorazepam, Midazolam, Oxazepam, Prazepam, or any of the other versions as described here… If you have been doing that, DO. NOT. STOP. If you stop taking them all at once, you might wind up in the hospital or dead. The only way to get off of them, is very, very slowly. And, it might take months or years to get off of them.
The best way to get off of a benzodiazepine is to NEVER START.
For some of you, and for me, it’s too late for that. So, the only way that you are going get off of them safely is very, very slowly. With the help of a good doctor. And, you will suffer. And yeah. I added myself to that statement.
My Own Story
…I too had been – and still am – suffering from insomnia.
So, my doctor gave me a tiny little pill and said to take this as needed. It was one milligram, and I didn’t take it very often. Then, Mrs. Little had to have surgery. And, we had to move. And on and on… Basically, sleeping became next-to-impossible.
I never understood how insomnia could be a problem until I got it myself. Life is not bearable without sleep. And, I probably wasn’t helping myself very much by being the typical writer, staying up late… writing. Like I’m doing now.
Anyway, one milligram every-once-in-a-while became on milligram a night. But still, it was a tiny pill. And, I hadn’t heard all that much about problems… no, scratch that. I had not been paying attention to what people had told me.
A friend was given one milligram a day of a benzodiazepine, and suffered terribly getting off of it. Just one milligram a night. The same as I am taking now. But, let’s stop a bit and rewind to that Jordan Peterson video above.
Prior to that video, I had been to my doctor, telling him that I was still having trouble getting to sleep. And, I asked for something else. He seemed cool with all of that, and then increased my dose of Benzodiazepine to FOUR MILLIGRAMS A NIGHT without telling me.
After watching what Jordan Peterson had gone through, I looked a little more carefully at my own prescription and realized just how close to disaster I had been. Again, my doctor had quadrupled my dose without telling me. And, it doesn’t sound like I’m the only one who has been given larger and larger doses of a drug that is almost impossible to escape.
And, The World Is Ending
Now, if our future was going to be 2019-normal, this might not be a problem. You and I could take these drugs for decades without a problem. I’ve known people who did. I know someone who took valium for 40+ years and lived to the age of 96. But, that only works if there are companies that are still manufacturing these medications and can still distribute them to you.
When the world falls apart, what will happen to those who have been trapped into a dependency on Benzos?
And yes, the world IS going to fall apart. The following video is doom, if you understand what this petroleum geologist is saying:
America will never see 13 million barrels a day of oil production, ever again. And, there are very few who understand how serious a statement that is. The peak is over, and it’s all downhill from here.
What happens to the world when you subtract three million barrels a day of oil production?
Gary Kah – Time Is Running Out
People have not thought this through, but there is no escaping this. War is coming, and millions will suffer and die. And, I just got a letter from a friend, who sent out an urgent bulletin just yesterday. Here are just the first three paragraphs:
From the Desk of Gary Kah
July 28, 2020
Time is Running Out
If we could peer into the invisible realm and witness the spiritual war currently being fought over the United States, the sense of urgency among America’s Christians would almost certainly be heightened. The fact is, most Americans are still asleep, or at least lethargically optimistic and unaware of what may be getting ready to hit us.
After my recent cancer surgery (the third in eight months) I tried to slow down and take it easy for a while in order to recover. However, night after night the Lord has been waking me up, prompting me to warn our readers to get ready. Waiting until our next issue in October might be too late. So, I am writing you now.
While we should continue to fervently pray for God’s intervention in our nation’s affairs, it appears more and more evident that things will be getting progressively worse due to the overall lack of repentance and the strengthening momentum of our socialist/Marxist adversaries. The global establishment will do everything in their power to collapse the US economy this fall in order to pin the blame on Donald Trump and cost him the election. The forced hysteria surrounding COVID-19 is on the brink of shutting down many businesses for a second time. It is estimated that 40 percent of these businesses will never reopen. Meanwhile, diminished corporate earnings, increased trade tensions with China, and a ballooning national debt could spell disaster for our economy and stock market come September and October. We need to brace ourselves and prepare for this possibility now, while we can.
(His website will post this message, soon.)
Again, that’s just the first three paragraphs of his email. But, it should be enough, for now. My family has known Gary for a while, and he’s been trying to wake up our sleepy brothers and sisters since the 1990s. You can find more about him, here:
Gary is not allowed to say how he knows all that he knows. But, he was on the very sharpest end of what is happening and saw where the world was going with his own eyes.
Please listen to what Gary says. And, while you are at it, please pray for his full recovery.
Please Be Careful
At some point, over the next few months, I will need to start the process of coming off of Benzodiazepine. I didn’t really understand what I was getting into, when I started taking it, and I will pay the price for that ignorance. But, I want to complete the latest revision of When Jacob Returns and Ezekiel’s Fire. I’ve been through worse, and God is always good. So, I will get through this. But, my concern is about those of you who are also caught in the Benzo trap.
Watch that video with Jordan Peterson, and think about what you might need to do. Again, if you are caught in this Benzo Trap, DO NOT STOP TAKING BENZODIAZEPINE without consulting a doctor.
You could die.
Or, suffer so badly that you want to.
I truly hope that you’ll be ready for this
A prudent man foreseeth the evil, and hideth himself: but the simple pass on, and are punished. – Proverbs 22:3
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