Hopeless and angry young males can do desperate things. How mentors can stand by in their times of crisis.
Sexual pain is a common—and commonly misunderstood—burden, but there are proper ways of alleviating it. And they all involve a human touch.
Brotherhood means answering when your friend has the courage to ask. A excerpt from Pedro Serrano’s book, Pride—Diary of a Gay Skinhead, in the Men and Suicide series.
Despair, and the recklessness of hopeless youth, contribute to the numbers of boys and men who “step off” this world. There are options, however, for those who remain.
“I’ve known three guys personally that followed through with their suicides and they sure as heck never let anyone know.”
This comment was from Tom B. on the post “Close Call: My Brush with Suicide” by Tim Pylypiuk