Darren Littlejohn is the author of The 12-Step Buddhist. Darren has the personal experience of living the life of a full-time addict. After taking the rough road of recovery, he went on to earn a BA in Psychology, and became a practitioner of Zen and several systems of Tibetan Buddhism, including Vajrayana (Tantra). Already practicing what he preaches, Darren has dedicated his life to speaking out to others who are seeking a way out of their destructive habits of addiction. He also corresponds with prisoners from the Liberation Prison Project, which brings Buddhist teachings to inmates nationally. He lives in Portland, Oregon.