Transparency

She sat and looked at her. There was such a sad aura about her, pale color, disinterested gaze. Her hair went black, her clothes now heavy with chains and buckles, weighing her to the ground. She chose dark nail color, thick eye liner, a blank “Fuck Off” stare. She has stuffed away her pink and bows, and she’s replaced it with an exterior to match … Continue reading Transparency

Hotlines

List taken from this website:D National Suicide Prevention Lifeline 1-800-273-8255 Crisis text line http://www.crisistextline.org/ Text HOME to 741741 US Trans lifeline http://www.translifeline.org/ (877) 330-6366 SAMHSA Treatment Referral Helpline 1‑877‑SAMHSA7 (1‑877‑726‑4727) Adolescent Suicide Hotline 800-621-4000 Adolescent Crisis Intervention & Counseling Nineline 1-800-999-9999 AIDS National Hotline 1-800-342-2437 CHADD-Children & Adults with Attention Deficit/Hyperactivity Disorder 1-800-233-4050 Child Abuse Hotline 800-4-A-CHILD Cocaine Help Line 1-800-COCAINE (1-800-262-2463) Domestic Violence Hotline … Continue reading Hotlines

Suicide Awareness Month #2

These are the 5 steps to get involved in someone’s life who may be suicidal. Now, you may say, “Brandy, my (whomever) was happy go lucky all the time. (Whomever) was always smiling and laughing. I had no idea there was even a problem.” Robin Williams is exactly this scenario. When people hurt the most, he/she will  use tactics to disguise the pain. Individuals, who … Continue reading Suicide Awareness Month #2

Suicide Awareness Month #3

striking facts: ▪ Five million Americans have attempted suicide. Every seventeen minutes, one of them succeeds. ▪ Three and a half million Americans are survivors of a loved one’s suicide. Most of them have been left with a sense of guilt and deep grief. ▪ Between 1999 and 2010, the suicide rate in this country rose over 30%. ▪ Between 1952 and 1995, the suicide … Continue reading Suicide Awareness Month #3

#BeThe1To Suicide Awareness

This is a tough subject… But, especially for those of us who’s lives have been impacted by it. That percentage is probably higher than we think. The why’s, what if’s, should’ve… The mind doesn’t stop. For days.. Endlessly in manic mode until anxiety is wrapped around the throat.. And you feel officially crazy. It sucks..but, what that individual felt before ending his/her life is even … Continue reading #BeThe1To Suicide Awareness

One Cup @ a Time

There’s been lots of talk about suicide in the recent news. When it’s a celebrity who’s passed, the subject receives a great deal of spotlight. Unfortunately, most deaths aren’t of that status… To Me, these lives matter just as much!! Did you know though, that since 1999, the rate of death by suicide has increased by 30%?! According to the National Institution of Mental Health, … Continue reading One Cup @ a Time

You are worthy of Love💗

https://bustle.app.link/8XQV11cnDN A New Report Shows How Much The Rate Of Death By Suicide Has Risen In The U.S. Every… Single… Time… This unfortunate, gruesome, heart-throbbing, and instantaneously devastating event occurs: my heart breaks. I have the dark black massive scary monsterous cloud shadow me.. I’ve been in a position in life, with suicidal tendencies. I chose to LIVE! For countless others, living didn’t seem worth … Continue reading You are worthy of Love💗