Category Archives: suicide

“My Death Needs to Mean Something” — Leelah Alcorn

The heartbreaking suicide of Leelah Acorn is making a storm in the news and in social media.  A small sample of articles: #BBCtrending: Leelah Alcorn’s public suicide note from BBC: So starts a suicide note written by Leelah Alcorn, a … Continue reading

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I Made a Mistake

I have been ruminating about last night’s post.  The post about whether psychopaths / sociopaths / narcissists / “pick your favorite label” can change.  I feel like I’ve done a disservice to my followers who are survivors, and especially to … Continue reading

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The Whole World is Crying

I was rocked to the core when I read about the suicide death of Robin Williams last night.  I have enjoyed so many of his movies and his comedic style.  His death was “trending” on Facebook, and everyone was expressing … Continue reading

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A Victim’s Traits — And Using Them for Healing

Tela has done an excellent job of summarizing common traits of people who fall prey to psychopaths here, as well as the “traits” you will experience in the aftermath: A Victims Traits. There’s not a heck of a lot more … Continue reading

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Live or Die? – Suicide, Part 7

The Last Page Revisited No, I don’t want to die.  Not today, not tomorrow.  I want to know the “end of the story,” and I can’t find out what happens if I shut the book before I read the last … Continue reading

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Death of a Dream – Suicide, Part 6

But eventually I did learn the truth (that my wife had lied to me when she told me she owned her home, and that she’d spun countless other lies to hide the truth), got my spousal visa from the UK … Continue reading

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Sleep Through the Rage – Suicide, Part 5

But that was far from the end.  With every ounce of courage and strength I could muster, I made it through Kim leaving me, moved to Greenbelt, kept and cared for my dogs, and cobbled together a feeble support network.  … Continue reading

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