Posts tagged grief

The Day I Didn’t Kill Myself- Surviving Suicidal Depression

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Teenagers are especially susceptible to attempting suicide: I know first hand because I almost did. Call it fate, luck, or chance, but someone interrupted my suicidal trance at the last minute and pulled me back from the brink. The best part? They didn’t even know what they had done. I didn’t just wake up one […]

The Process of Grief- From Tragedy to Healer in 8 Steps

The Process of Grief- From Tragedy to Healer in 8 Steps

1. The tragedy- When I was 3, my 13 year old aunt was tragically murdered in front of our house. A teenager came by on a skateboard, shot her in the head, and rode away. 2. The downward spiral- My family had been falling apart before my sister was murdered. But after her murder, any […]