Today is World Suicide Prevention Day. If you know anything at all about my story, you know my history with mental illness and suicide. It’s days like today that put everything I fight for into perspective. I’ve been thinking a lot the past 24 hours about the nexus of all of this, what was one … Continue reading Please Stay
"I completely understand it. It's all from Satan." This was the last message I received and the last contact I would have before it happened and the darkest days of my life begun.
Most people who come across me on a daily basis notice one thing about me - I'm almost always smiling and full of joy. On the rare occasion I'm not smiling, people tend to ask why I'm not. Smiling comes naturally to me, and it comes from a deep sense of joy. What people are … Continue reading Semicolon
Suicide, a topic that's messy and one no one wants to talk about. So, let's talk about it! Today is World Suicide Prevention Day and by looking at Facebook comments on articles dealing with this day, I see a majority of people still don't understand. Here's three of many misconceptions people have about suicide, and … Continue reading World Suicide Prevention Day