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“13 Reasons Why.” The Selena Gomez – produced Netflix show that remade the YA fiction novel by the same name. The topic? Teenage Suicide. The “13 Reasons” refer to the 13 cassette tapes the victim, Hannah, left behind, explaining why each of the 13 people on the tapes were to blame in why she took her […]

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13 Reasons Why: A Conversation

This post contains talk of suicide, violence, bullying and spoilers.

If this post triggers horrible feelings and thoughts, please seek help immediately.

If you’ve been living in a cave for the past month or so, here’s a brief synopsis of… 1,166 more words

Thoughts & Reflections

'13 Reasons Why' and Why Everyone Needs To Watch It

13 Reasons Why wasn’t a new thing to me.

I’d read the book in 2007 (how old do I sound?) and it was one of those books I remembered from hundreds. 294 more words


13 Wishes After Watching 13 Reasons Why...

So I start this post with an apology to my family, who I’ve completely ignored and neglected for virtually two days solid, as I spent them in a 13 Reasons Why induced coma.   558 more words

UNPOPULAR OPINION: Has there been an increase in teenage depression and suicide in recent years?

Depression and suicide among teens is currently a popular topic in my social media newsfeed due to the recently-released Netflix series “13 Reasons Why”. Some people have been praising its frankness and honesty in dealing with the topic while others felt that the series failed to show that there is a way for teens who are contemplating suicide to get help. 958 more words


Powerful, painful, meaningful: 13 Reasons Why

Reviewing 13 Reasons Why was probably one of the most challenging things I’ve had to do, simply because there’s so much to talk about. So, I decided to go a different route and split things up. 1,269 more words