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My many (justifiable) reasons for wanting to die

TRIGGER WARNING: Suicide, alcoholism People don’t seem to understand that I genuinely do want to die.  There are multiple reasons for this and some of those reasons would be enough on their own to justify suicide.  In case you don’t … Continue reading

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The ‘rational’ argument in favour of suicide and assisted dying

TRIGGER WARNING: Suicide (obviously) I’m no fan of modern suicide prevention techniques for chronically suicidal people like me, nor am I a fan of ‘the ‘saviour’ SPA (suicide prevention activist) types.  The latter seem only concerned with preventing suicide itself, … Continue reading

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If you’re serious about preventing suicide, it’s time to think outside the box

TRIGGER WARNING: Suicide, mortality Back in September 2017, I wrote a blog entry about suicide prevention advocates and how they don’t actually listen: To ‘suicide prevention advocates (please LISTEN for once) – September 23, 2017 It was in response to … Continue reading

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Railway Suicides

** TRIGGER WARNING ** (obviously) One of many things that infuriate me in this world is the complete lack of empathy and understanding that people have when it comes to the subjects of mental illness and why some people commit … Continue reading

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To “suicide prevention” advocates (please LISTEN, for once)

Having suffered from mental illness since childhood, I’ve accepted that there is no “cure”.  Neither my depression or anxiety have responded to any “legal” prescription or over-the-counter drug and therapy has done little more than give me an opportunity to … Continue reading

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