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You Do Not Have to Die to Live by Sandra Gould Thompson
Price: Free! Words: 1,650. Language: English. Published: May 8, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Psychology » Suicide(5.00 from 1 review)
As a survivor of an attempted suicide. The purpose of this (necessarily short) book is two-fold: to instill fear and encourage elopement…with a plan. No one wants to talk about suicide, and the biggest reason is that it makes us face our own mortality. But even more terrifying is that we are forced to look mental illness straight in the eye. Sadly, these may be the eyes of those whom we love.
Dare to Not Die: A Pamphlet for Those who Consider Suicide by Christy Oslund
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,510. Language: English. Published: January 18, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Psychology » Suicide, Nonfiction » Psychology » Depression
Don't give up! What those of us who live with suicidal thoughts sometimes need most in life is hope that life will not remain so painful; acknowledgement that we have already battled through much; encouragement that if we keep going eventually things will improve. Read this if you are low on hope; please pass this on if you know someone else who could use encouragement.
Depression and Suicide by S.C. Gardner
Price: Free! Words: 560. Language: English. Published: October 15, 2014 by Samuel Gardner. Categories: Nonfiction » Psychology » Suicide, Nonfiction » Psychology » Depression
A poem that depicts the fight and survival of depression, as well as how it drives a person to do such a thing that would change their life forever. The poem also shows the reality of suicide and explains why a person might think it is their only option.
Suede Sandals: Suicide Preventatives by Ambrose Bierce III
Price: Free! Words: 1,950. Language: English. Published: August 27, 2014 by Newgrange Press. Categories: Nonfiction » Psychology » Suicide
Reflections on Robin Williams Suicide Let the gifts and memories of your loved ones lift you out of depression and prevent suicidal ideations during bipolar depression cycles.
Those She Left Behind by Tonya Thomas
Series: The Women of Strength Diaries, Book 5. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 14,630. Language: American English. Published: May 28, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Women's fiction » General, Nonfiction » Psychology » Suicide
When Kathryn Garner took her life, she could not have known the devastation she would unleash for her family, friends, and the people she came in contact with every day. She was hurting, but she did she have any clue as to the pain her ultimate solution would cause others?
Step Back from the Exit: 45 reasons to say no to suicide by Jillayne Arena
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 31,460. Language: English. Published: November 3, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Mental health, Nonfiction » Psychology » Suicide
When someone can't imagine one reason to say no to suicide, this book offers 45. Arising from the author's struggle with suicidal thoughts, these wide-ranging short essays acknowledge the depth of pain that brings people to consider suicide yet it asks the reader to wait. The format is easy to read; the text is intelligent, ironic, insightful and fitting to a short attention span.
I Pity the Man Who Marries You! by Amy Heath
Price: Free! Words: 46,430. Language: English. Published: October 29, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Psychology » Suicide, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Healing
This is a journey of losing and finding, of keeping and letting go, presented as a fusion of personal story, creative expression, reader’s advisory, social commentary, and above all, a conveyance of compassion. Suicide is a devastating blow. Its ever-growing frequency demands that we dare to be vulnerable through open dialogue, and discover compassion and greater peace in the process.
Suicide Poems: A Widow's Journey by W.M. "Pepper" Turner
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,240. Language: English. Published: March 29, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Psychology » Suicide
When you lose someone you love to suicide, nothing makes sense. After I lost my husband in 2006, I searched for answers, for reasons, for meaning and found nothing but a dark empty room out of which I had to find my own way. During that time I looked for simple truths in poetry - some dark, some angry, some hopeful, some desperate - all very real.
What Happens When I'm Gone by Robert Adelfson
Price: Free! Words: 6,110. Language: English. Published: September 12, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Psychology » Suicide
“What Happens When I’m Gone” is a powerful book that addresses those who are contemplating suicide in a straightforward manner. Written from the perspective of a father who lost his son to suicide, this book captures the thoughts and feelings of survivors of suicide who have had to deal with the aftermath of suicide.