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“DRxug of Choice: Pick Your Poison”


In the pulsating heart of New York City, where neon glows and secrets simmer, Christopher Duquette’s life spirals through a kaleidoscope of choices. His latest release, “DRxug of Choice: Pick Your Poison,” peels back the velvet curtain on a world where getting it right sometimes leads to unexpected darkness.


The Highs and Lows of NYC Nightlife: A First-Person Odyssey

Duquette’s narrative unfolds like a fever dream—a relentless ride through the highest echelons of New York’s nightlife. Here, inhibitions fray, and boundaries blur. Passion ignites, and consequences loom. In pursuit of enlightenment, Duquette dances with excess, teetering on the precipice of self-destruction.


A Ward of the State: The Mind-Blowing Adventures

Events conspire, and Duquette finds himself branded a ward of the state. His mind-blowing escapades—both euphoric and harrowing—culminate in an unsuccessful attempt to end his own life. But survival is a stubborn companion. Independence, dignity, and self-worth emerge as his allies.


The Medicine Within: Rediscovering Self and Abundance

Duquette’s compass resets. He learns that loyalty to oneself is the ultimate remedy. Amid hedonism’s glitter, he seeks balance. His journey transcends indulgence, leading to a deeper understanding of abundance—one that lies within, waiting to be unearthed.

The Light at the End: True Spirit and Nirvana.


As the tunnel narrows, Duquette rediscovers his roots. Self-awareness becomes his North Star. In this raw, unflinching memoir, he invites readers to reach for their dreams, sidestepping pitfalls, and embracing their own Nirvana.


“DRxug of Choice: Pick Your Poison” is more than a memoir; it’s a roadmap to enlightenment—a testament to resilience, redemption, and the transformative power of knowing oneself.



About the Author: Christopher Duquette


Christopher Duquette, once a luminary on Studio 54’s glittering dance floor, now steps into the spotlight as an author. Born in 1958 in Northern California, he uprooted to attend public school in Upstate New York. His journey remained in social exile until he escaped to SUNY @ Stony Brook. Upon graduation, he moved to Manhattan, where he lived, advanced in the corporate world, and danced in clubs for twenty-four years until he bottomed out. Christopher shares his voyage of coming out, its effects on the psyche, and the obstacles he overcame.

About DonnaInk Publications: A Woman-Owned Small Publishing Initiative


DonnaInk Publications, L.L.C., a woman-owned small publishing house associated with over thirty eclectic authors, champions diverse voices across multiple fiction and non-fiction genres. Led by Ms. Donna L. Quesinberry, DonnaInk delivers quality creations, heartfelt support, and authorial success. Their commitment to discriminating readers shines through every page they publish.

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DRxug of Choice: Pick Your Poison

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