Category Archives: suicide

…And When I Was 14, I Suddenly Woke Up…

That’s right. When I was 14 years old, I suddenly awoke out of the fog of my childhood, took a deep breath, and said, “what the hell!” It could have been a scene in a twilight zone episode. It was … Continue reading

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Lament for Michael

A few years ago a friend of mine took his life, losing his battle with depression. He was a religious man. I am not. I went to his memorial dreading being preached at about depression and suicide. What I heard … Continue reading

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