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Words Can Kill

The campus of Glory Institute was in an uproar that early morning of the fifth day of July. Extreme grief, utter confusion and bewilderment were the emotions on display as the vast majority of students gathered at the assembly hall for the regular morning assembly. 591 more words

Virginia

I would have met you at the water if I
were then without a daughter; I would have
held your hand–my lost keeper.
I would have decided on the hour–on… 180 more words

Poems

So many tears

I think I cried more yesterday than any other day in my life. My day began waking up to the awful, terrifying reality that she was gone and I’d never wake up with her again. 594 more words

Football tournament kick offs off World Suicide Prevention Week

THE recent suicide of the much-loved actor Robin Williams highlighted how suicide can affect anyone. Sport can have a positive impact on mental health and wellbeing, so a five-a-side football tournament will kick off World Suicide Prevention Week in Edinburgh next Saturday (6 September).  258 more words

North Edinburgh News

The Bicyclist's Suicide Note

I had a moment at an intersection in which I thought, well, what if I just pedal through this red light, isn’t there a good chance someone will hit me? 300 more words

#MentalAs @JezNews you need to get this #Broome guy in for Mental Health Week on 5-12 October

For Mental Health Week on 5-12 October, the ABC is launching Mental As: a week of distinctive programming across the ABC. You’re invited to take action, start talking and to give to mental health research and help fund the next wave of breakthrough solutions.  23 more words

Mental Health

We meet again old friend.

I’ve come to the end or so it seems once again. I graciously meet death and shake his hand, we sit and chat for a while and he reminds me it’s not my time to go. 66 more words

Writing