Lima UMADAOP 2021 Fall Conference

Michael Colyar’s ~Road to Recovery and the Light of Love~

W henever we consider recovery from addiction we tend to imagine a long, fearful path filled with personal hardship and pain. Often this path of our fearful imagination is one we’d much rather detour at almost any cost. If we needed a reliable roadmap to navigate this fearsome march, however, it might be difficult to imagine a recovery path more perilous and painful than the incredible life journey of Comedian, Actor, Author, Host and Playwright, Michael Colyar. And yet Michael’s

road to recovery is one that’s been filled with the light and love of his deep faith in his personal understanding of God, along with his profound creative passion to share his story, and share his boundless joy with all his brothers and sisters at the beginning of their “ Michael has spent a lifetime lovingly sharing his comedic gifts with a multitude of diverse communities in desperate need of his brand of humor. ”

own recovery journey. From his very humble beginnings in Chicago’s Robert Taylor Homes to his long reign as California’s comedy “King of Venice Beach”, all theway tohis present evolution as a whirlwind of creative comic energy and multi-media entertainment dominance, Michael has spent a lifetime lovingly sharing his comedic gifts with a multitude of diverse communities in desperate need of his brand of humor. And of course, always and lovingly spreading the laughter too.

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