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#IAmAReason

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This post will probably be less composed than I would like it to be, as I am writing this quickly in a bid to show my support and raise awareness for the Twitter #IAmAReason campaign that is currently trending in Ireland. 248 more words

Anxiety

22x22x22 Challenge

Day 1 of 22

On April 24, 2016, I accepted the challenge from Keri Cinquina to help raise awareness of the Veteran suicide problem.

I, Caiti Thornhill, am doing 22 push-ups per day for 22 days in an attempt to raise awareness of the Veteran suicide problem. 259 more words

Motivation

Strangers on the Bridge

Strangers on the Bridge

One of the most striking facts to emerge from The Stranger on the Bridge, Channel 4’s documentary charting Jonny Benjamin’s global search for “Mike”, the stranger who had talked him down from throwing himself off Waterloo Bridge, was the number of people who came forward with convincing stories of having saved someone in similar circumstances. 693 more words

Events

All The Bright Places - Review

All the Bright Places by Jennifer Niven

Goodreads rating: 4.19/5

Dee’s rating: 5/5

Summary: Theodore Finch is fascinated by death, and he constantly thinks of ways he might kill himself. 258 more words

All The Bright Places

What I Wish I'd Known

This was my Facebook post four years ago today. It came up in the “On This Day” app that so conveniently reminds me what I have done every year on this day since I created a Facebook profile freshman year. 492 more words

An Open Letter about Suicide

Today marks the five year anniversary of my father’s suicide. On Monday, April 18, 2011, my dad woke up, put out his clothes for work, packed his lunch, and woke up my youngest brother for school. 736 more words

Suicide

CTE...The Disease That Can End the NFL

Diagnosed concussions rose by nearly 32 percent in the NFL this season” (Seifert,2016) Concussion is a word that no football player ever wants to hear from their team doctor. 792 more words