- Jan 23, 2013
- babysitting the argument in my head
noun bea·con \ˈbē-kən\
Simple Definition of beacon
: a strong light that can be seen from far away and that is used to help guide ships, airplanes, etc.
: a radio signal that is broadcast to help guide ships, airplanes, etc.
: someone or something (such as a country) that guides or gives hope to others
Full Definition of beacon
: a signal fire commonly on a hill, tower, or pole
a : a lighthouse or other signal for guidance
b : a radio transmitter emitting signals to guide aircraft
: a source of light or inspiration
The complexity, scope and universal significance of drug use is profound. Unavoidable even, as it seems to touch us all in some way.
Harm reduction and wellness promotion take so many forums in a picture this grand.
Please post about anyone or anything that has made, is making or is working towards making a positive difference.
An addiction counselor that really helped you out. A Researcher that you feel is doing great things. Somebody that's doing great things down at the needle exchange. An activist that pushing hard or a journalist reporting whats really going down.
Please take into consideration the level of privacy the person you wish to recognize likes living at and tailor your posts accordingly. If an addiction counselor really helped you out, but is not a public figure and lives a very private life off the internet, then please respect that and them in the nature of your post. If they are someone from the fellowships then please follow their custom of first name and initial only. Please hold back if you don't think they would enjoy being publicly signalled out for their work That sort of thing and if we are posting them here that level of respect is certainly due.