What happens when you have a fear of expressing emotions, and hide your embarrassment and shame?
Ann Roselle opens up about her suicide attempt and her husband’s unconditional support through it.
Mental Health awareness can be a source of hope, and with hope comes life and new possibility.
An existential poem about suicide by Alexander Humphries.
I chose to respond to trauma by hiding for 10 years behind a mask. Only after confronting my issues head-on could I unveil.
Kevin Hall finds the source of his greatest strength.
An honest look at depression, guns and the what scares me the most.
Kevin Hall reflects on the impact of the xoJane suicide article
As writers, we have a responsibility to do no harm. Here are some suggestions for how to think about difficult topics.
When we’re deciding who to trust with the keys to nuclear war, we should ask about their childhood wounds and how it might impact them as adults.
There is no love greater than that within the heart of a present and abiding parent. When that love is shattered, and the heart breaks, the only thing the rest of us can say is — we will never let this happen again.
Our society encourages men to be strong and silent with their emotions. This type of attitude is dangerous to men who struggle with depression.
Steve Colori has experienced many setbacks, but his mental illness taught him to be flexible.