So I am now a recognized suicide alert helper and have been trained in how to facilitate intervention for people contemplating suicide and those in crisis. The workshop I took was pretty heavy, as can be expected because of the seriousness of the topic. Made even more serious because of my personal experience with suicide. [...]

“It gets better”

It does get better. I know, I know. Every time someone told me that I wanted to punch them in the face. “The audacity. How on earth can they say that me. They don’t know what I’m going through. Their world isn’t collapsing around them. They aren’t being suffocated by life. I don’t even know [...]