The Number 25

The Number 25

Feb. 15, 2019- I was 11 years old when I last heard your voice. I was 11 years old when I last heard you cry. I was 11 years old when I last saw you. Whether my siblings were sliding me down a staircase on a mattress when the babysitter wasn’t looking, jammed into the...
Is Suicide Selfish? {Suicide Prevention Week}

Is Suicide Selfish? {Suicide Prevention Week}

Just about 10 years ago, my stepson Bobby took his life. I only qualify him as my stepson out of respect for his biological mother. He was my son, just as the rest of my kids are my kids. The pain his death caused me and my family was almost unbearable. At the time of...