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R.I.P Karyn Washington: Steps in Suicide Prevention

Karyn Washington, motivational blogger and the founder of “For Brown Girls” and the “Dark. Skin, Red Lips” project, committed suicide in her home on April 8th and it shocked many people. 481 more words

In The Things That Kaitlyn Loved

When I go out to Kaitlyn’s memorial flower garden in my yard once or twice a day, I feel her presence there. In all the nature and the beautiful things that were so lovingly planted in her remembrance, she is there. 150 more words

Suicide: An Honest Discussion

I am continually impressed with the easy and simple things to do when dealing with Suicide.  For those of you out there that have dealt with you know very well that what you need to get out of it has to be something easy and simple to do.   216 more words


For Colored Girls Who Have Considered Suicide (Part I)

The news of Karyn Washington’s death graced my inbox 3 days ago when a dear friend and fellow social media maven forwarded a link to an article sharing the tragic news. 626 more words

On Learning


If you are feeling beyond healing, and like its over, nothing but darkness…and if you are considering doing something horrible about it, please, please, I encourage you to call this number: 45 more words

Personal Journey


Tonight I witnessed something extraordinarily special. As I sat awake late at night, I decided to look out my window. At first I noticed something seemingly tiny, a small frog that had climbed up to my third story apartment window to sit and find comfort, and than I noticed something grand. 368 more words


How to Transform Your Sorrow within Minutes: Registration Already Closed

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From 1996 to 1998 Barbara was experiencing the deepest sorrow. Every night she was praying to die. 311 more words