After a failed suicide attempt, Keola Birano realized he needed to embrace his suicidal thoughts. — I feel my world collapsing on me as I stare at a bottle of pain killers. My hands shake uncontrollably as the voices within beg for the pain to end. I grab my pills and try to muster up the courage to take them…
One man, extending a lifeline to a friend learns sometimes it’s not the end after all.
5 reasons not to commit suicide, as listed by Stan Popovich
Andrew Lawes—like so many of us—knows what it is like to be on the brink of despair. He hopes his words will connect with those who need it most.
An inspiring tale of redemption, courage, and human compassion.
When Andy Bodle’s first feelings of love were not returned in kind, he succumbed to desperation.
Arthur MacMaster struggles to accept himself as a man with a disability, but his dog doesn’t.
Jeff Swain defines ‘unconquered,’ with some help from his friends: William Ernest ‘Captain of My Soul’ Henley and Tom Petty.
Sex addiction and cheating are signs of deeper issues for Felicity Hodgman.
What does a psychologist do when despair leads to suicidal thoughts?
This is a comment by Tom B on the post “How to Help Someone Who Is Feeling Suicidal”.
People who admit to having suicidal thoughts are saying, “I just want the pain to stop.”
Are male survivors of abuse more likely to become violent, themselves?
Keeping your problems to yourself can make them seem worse.