The 2017 AFSP “Out of the Darkness” DC Community Walk

  Once again, in the third consecutive year, I am participating in The American Foundation for Suicide Prevention (AFSP) “Out of the Darkness” Community Walk, in Washington, DC. Each year, there are over 40,000 people who die by suicide in the US. It is the  AFSP’s goal to reduce the annual suicide rate to 20 Read More

Preventing Suicide…..Harnessing the Power of “Storytelling”

“So you give me the choice between the rope, the gun, the blade, or poison. And blame these attempts upon the surrendered mind….” – 14 year old Elsa   {Please Note: The language used in this post is not intended to create triggers, but rather to offer some insight on the brutal truth and reality Read More