Cory Monteith

The "Glee" actor shared a simple — but heartfelt — photo in honor of her co-star and former boyfriend, who died in 2013.
The former "Glee" star honored her former co-stars by posting a series of black-and-white photographs from the set and elsewhere.
Rivera's body was found on the seventh anniversary of Monteith's death from an accidental overdose.
Deaths from opioid overdoses are skyrocketing across the country. Unless we take immediate action, the nation is about to
I don't need to be an addict myself to know that it is poison. Each bag, a bullet. Each snort or injection, the spin of the cylinder. This is our generation's Russian Roulette.
As a writer, I know the words we choose to use matter. The use of derogatory words like "junkie" or "dope fiend" not only greatly affects the addict's psyche, but those who care deeply for them as well.
With so many variables being out of your power, the one thing you are in control of is your well-being. Feeling any of this at any point does not mean you are suddenly a judgmental person who does not understand addiction. All of this does not mean you do not love this person unconditionally.
Tori did not wake up one day and say to herself, "I am going to fall in love with a drug addict," or "I am going to have a child with a drug addict." Many loved ones aren't even aware of the substance abusers' struggles until the lies they put into place in order to hide their habit begin to unravel.
I am not an addict. But try and love one, and then see if you can look me square in the eyes and tell me that you didn't get addicted to trying to fix them. If you're lucky, they recover. If you're really lucky, you recover, too.
"I hold you in my heart always and love and miss you so."