To The Person Who Wants to End It All

To The Person Who Wants to End It All

Please don’t.

“Why not!” You probably just heard screamed in your head like the echoing roar of a tiger.

“Because..” I would retort, “People would miss you.”

“Nobody would miss me!” your ego would instinctively argue knowing that it wants nothing for your best right now and everything for your death.

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Helping Someone Who’s Threatening Suicide

Helping Someone Who’s Threatening Suicide

Saturday I woke up to a text that no friend or loved one ever wants to wake up: “_____ tried to kill herself last night. She’s in the hospital.”

I blinked several times hoping that the words on the screen were remnants of a bad dream but once I was fully awake,

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