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Should It Have To Come To This?!

This is an email I’ve received from a friend. And it’s sad reading.

“In these moments before my departure, I feel more clarity than I have ever felt in my dull life. 538 more words

Juxtaposition

August 19, 2017. SATURDAY. 16:47

Because we must go on.

I lost my key today and am afraid/embarrassed to talk to my landlord, and then I just force myself into the fray because I cannot possibly muster up the courage… and also, decided to put all those old posts back on my blog, which may be the source of all this present lack of direction. 254 more words

Spotlight on Suicide

“Whilst there is no single cause of suicide and no simple solution to prevent it.  There is strong and concerted effort underway to reduce suicide as part of local, state and commonwealth mental health plans” … 1,162 more words

Tuesday Talks

Desperate Midnight Dance

Frantic music throbs deep into the night,

We’re praying to the gods, below and above.

Life is meaningless except for the dance,

Tonight please, please let me find love…

11/20/2017

3-Minute Poem

Screen time might boost depression, suicide behaviors in teens

A new study finds that teens, especially girls, who spend several hours per day on phones and tablets are more likely to be depressed and have suicide-related outcomes. 7 more words

Teen

Right to Life Welcomes Stunning Defeat of Assisted Suicide Bill in New South Wales Upper House — Right to Life New Zealand

Media Release Monday 20th November 2017 Right to Life strongly encourages New Zealand Members of Parliament to follow the commendable example given by the New South Wales Upper House which has voted to defeat the Voluntary Assisted Dying bill on 16 November.

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Misconceptions About Suicide

People who talk about suicide won’t really do it.

Almost everyone who has attempted suicide has given some warning or sign at some point. A statement like “I don’t want to be here anymore” can indicate suicidal feelings even if it said in different manner. 195 more words