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Tag Archives: Suicide
Robin Williams. Not Resting in Peace.
Does it really matter ? We know it was a suicide. We have known for a long time. Is it really necessary to reveal details from the extensive postmortem analysis ? How can his family feel having it revealed that … Continue reading
Posted in Uncategorized Tagged Dementia, Enough, Hallucinations, Parkinson's Disease, Price of Fame, Privacy, Robin Williams, Suicide 2 Comments
The Twenty Year Suicide
The Great Depression of 1929 hit my family in a big way. My grandfather lost his farm, lost his mind. Would it have been better if he had taken a gun to his head ? This has occurred to me … Continue reading
A Reason. A Season. Or a Lifetime.
There is a lovely poem, author unknown, that has been around for quite a while. The poem alludes to the fact that every person who comes into our life is there for one of these three purposes. The season and … Continue reading
Posted in Childhood, Depression, Education Tagged Bipolar Disorder, Child Abuse, Depression, Empathy, Friendship, Moving, Poetry, Rapid Cycling, Reason Season Lifetime, Suicide, Volunteering 22 Comments
Letter to My Twenty Year Old Self
Posting entries of a most personal nature can lead to a bit of enlightenment. It leads you to others who are suffering. Depression can come at any age. Thoughts of suicide often begin to seriously fester in your twenties. That … Continue reading
Posted in Depression Tagged Depression, Despair, Hope, Suicide, Survival 5 Comments