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What Chester Bennington’s death tells us about mental health awareness

https://doctorgoatblog.wordpress.com/2017/07/22/what-chester-benningtons-death-tells-us-about-mental-health-awareness/ Click on the link above for this wise, heartful post by an anonymous blogger who identifies as Dr Goat. This expresses much of how we make sense of human distress at this service. There is (for example) no evidence … Continue reading

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Meggie Royer – The Morning After I Killed Myself

Moving, imaginative piece by Meggie on the aftermath of suicide, via BerlinArtParasites. Thanks too to Adam Tan for the picture. Here’s Meggie’s blog:- http://writingsforwinter.tumblr.com/ And here are her books:- http://www.amazon.co.uk/Survival-Songs-Meggie-C-Royer-ebook/dp/B00EPQ4LVO/ref=sr_1_3?ie=UTF8&qid=1442573725&sr=8-3&keywords=meggie+royer http://www.amazon.co.uk/No-You-Never-Listened/dp/0692463631/ref=sr_1_1?ie=UTF8&qid=1442573725&sr=8-1&keywords=meggie+royer http://www.amazon.co.uk/Healing-Old-Wounds-New-Stitches-ebook/dp/B010ML1NM0/ref=sr_1_2?ie=UTF8&qid=1442573725&sr=8-2&keywords=meggie+royer And here’s a recent post on a linked … Continue reading

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