Publication Year

ISBN: 9781551528335-02

Categories: , ,


View more details about this title
on the publisher's website:

Chapter 1

I Shook Up the World


From: Float Like a Butterfly, Drink Mint Tea


In the first chapter of the Cocaine segment of the memoir, Wood talks about his experience relapsing onto cocaine at a Montreal strip club. Wood talks about his past dreams, his first gig at Yuk Yuk’s Comedy Club, and his journey up to Just for Laughs. However, he includes an undercurrent of indulgences in food, alcohol, and drugs.



Alex Wood

Alex Wood is a comedian, writer, and podcaster who has been featured on NBC's Today Show, Kevin Hart's LOL, Vice, and Sirius XM Radio. His podcast How Alex Wood Quit Everything takes listeners on a journey through his addiction and subsequent recovery. Float like a Butterfly, Drink Mint Tea is his first book. He lives in Toronto.