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My Self Harm Story

In 2013 (I think) I self-harmed for the first time and I can’t really remember why. But since then I have self-harmed many more times, too many to count. 227 more words

My Life

Community? Non-Believing Friends? Coming Out? Crisis of Faith?

This post is a bit all over the board, but a summary of my more recent thoughts, struggles and questions.

Community

After my exile from the church, partly due to the pain I’ve experienced and the fact that my job forces me to work on Sundays, my faith community has diminished (support system). 509 more words

Church

Being Healthy

What is being healthy anyway? Is it about numbers? How much do you weigh? What’s your blood pressure? What do your cholesterol numbers look like? It’s got to be more than that. 234 more words

Black Lives Matter activist MarShawn McCarrel fatally shoots self in front of Ohio Statehouse

A Black Lives Matter activist fatally shot himself Monday night on the steps of the Ohio Statehouse, according to a Columbus Dispatch report.

“My demons won today. 165 more words

News

Whispers

Suicide:  It’s something that seems unspeakable, even within the mental health community.  It’s also something we should be discussing openly.  Death itself is an uncomfortable topic; suicide makes it unspeakable. 491 more words

Mental Health

News; Letter 8/22/08

It came in the mail yesterday.

The thing that I’ve been waiting for for so long. The one thing that would decide my fate in this world. 292 more words

Writing

We Can Save A Life - Every 40 Seconds

The MindMe team has been hard at work with our interns developing a crowdfunding campaign to raise $100K on experiment.com/mindme.

It’s personal for all of us, as each of us have been touched in some way with the pain of having to reconcile a human being taking his or her own life. 316 more words

MindMe