Tag :suicide

Posted on 17 Dec 2015
Suicide and Substance Abuse Among Middle Aged Whites: An Alarming and Growing Epidemic

There has been considerable buzz about the recent report conducted by Nobel Prize-winning economist Angus Deaton and his co-author and wife, Anne Case. The study, http://www.pnas.org/content/112/49/15078.full.pdf publish...

Posted on 01 Jul 2014
Of Ambivalence, Loss, and What Seemed Retribution …

| "earthly magic" by earthly magic My greatest fear as my mother’s daughter was not that I would die, but rather that I would live. It takes strength to live, courage to wake up each day and face someone that you are s...

Posted on 20 May 2014
Of The Good Daughter, Marriage and A Different Path …

"Lotus Flower" by Bahman Farzad When I think back on my late teens and early twenties--I met my now husband when I was seventeen years old--I am amazed that I married, that he wanted me and that we have remained togethe...

Posted on 14 Apr 2014
Of Frustration, Suicidal Ideations, and The Need to Feel Appreciated …

"Appreciation" by Fifi 1968 Everyone wants to know that they matter, that no one else can fill their role and that they are appreciated. I wish to have told my mother how much I, her daughter, appreciated her. But doin...

Posted on 28 Mar 2014
Of Frustration, Suicidal Ideations, and The Need to Feel Appreciated…

"Appreciation" by Fifi 1968 Everyone wants to know that they matter, that no one else can fill their role and that they are appreciated. I wish to have told my mother how much I, her daughter, appreciated her. But doi...