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The Artidote Did It Again: On Making the Internet a Safe Space to Talk About Hard Topics Without Glamorizing Them

At one point, I felt responsible for the pain of the people around me.

A year ago, I finally had the courage to write about my depressive episodes, anxieties, and suicidal thoughts. 1,365 more words

Mental Health

A brutally honest post....

Here it is, this is me, raw, uncovered and brutally honest

I feel like shit, really really shit. Like I want a bus to hit me crossing the road kinda shit. 426 more words

MENTAL HEALTH

My Suicide Watch

I am 54 1/2 years old and everyday is a challenge.   I have a list of reasons called, “Why I shouldn’t kill myself today.”  I read it on occasion.  1,050 more words

A visit...by Chuck Duboff

@ Chuck Duboff

The monster

Arrives;

Uninvited..

Devours reality

Obliterates sanity.

Alone this time…

The monster

Will succeed,

Bring an end

To yet…

Another life.

Poetry

Falling Into Love

I have finally fell in love and it is about to destroy me on this skyscrapers rooftop. “Please, get back from the edge!” I shout at her unlistening ears. 767 more words

Writing

Widow's Peak by Richard Chizmar & Billy Chizmar.

Richard Chizmar is one of the best horror writers around.  Many readers would agree with this reviewer. This time around Richard and his son Billy Chizmar have joined forces to give us the tale of  Widow’s Point, a lighthouse in Harper’s Cove that has been plagued with death since it’s construction in 1838, where three workers were killed, with one of them falling to his death from a catwalk. 273 more words

The S Word

WARNING: This blog post is going to contain some sensitive material about suicide, self harm, etc. By all means, please take care of yourselves — you do… 2,127 more words