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When All The Love is Gone: Suicide

Karyn Washington, a young woman dedicated to proving that black is still beautiful succumbed to the weight of depression and took her own life.

From the outside looking in, people believe that depression from being a senior and getting ready to graduate from college may have been the burden that she carried along the way to her passing. 351 more words


The story of Karyn Washington is where this topic has sprung from. While I personally didn’t know her, many say that she was a kind and sweet person and from what I’ve read about her, it all seems true. 272 more words

It's A Laugh

Good grief, just had a look at my twitter feed. ¬†Thanks to the Samaritans reading my last outpouring of babble, it’s gone to a much wider audience. ¬† 604 more words


Review: Tease

Tease by Amanda Maciel

Publication date: April 29th 2014

Publisher: Hachette Children’s Books

Number of pages: 368

Series: N/A

Genre: YA Contemporary

Source: Received in exchange for review. 560 more words


Report: 10% of bullied teenagers have tried to commit suicide - Education News - Education - The Independent

One in 10 teenagers bullied at school have attempted to commit suicide, according to research published today. In addition, a further 30 per cent go on to self-harm. 15 more words


13 Reasons Why by Jay Asher

“You can’t stop the future. You can’t rewind the past. The only way to learn the secret… is to press play” – Hannah Baker

Hello Dreamers! 238 more words

Book Reviews

When Daddy comes in, he carries you to bed. Is there anything you feel like you could eat, Pokey? Anything at all? All you can imagine putting in your mouth is a cold plum, one with really tight skin on the outside but gum-shocking sweetness inside.

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