Addiction is a serious problem for a lot of people. It comes in many forms, both behavioral and chemical. It was questioned to me that perhaps my frequently (and publicly) proclaimed affection for coffee might, in fact, be indicative of addiction. The No Coffee Files is a semi-autobiographical real-time experiment on caffeine addiction and withdrawal. Be forewarned: it is not particularly pleasant.
Day Five without coffee. We’re more than halfway through, but the signs of damage are really starting to show.