Why I won’t be writing about suicide

I did start to write about suicide given recent events and the amount of experts that suddenly sprung up over night but quickly came to the conclusion that it was something I shouldn’t and wouldn’t be doing.

I attempted suicide when I was a teenager and frequently have very strong suicidal feelings when I have violent and sudden mood swings.  When I began to write I realised that the feelings are too close to the surface for me to be able to approach the subject in a healthy manner.

So, for the forseeable future, I won’t be writing about suicide. I need to be safe.


About WeirdSid

Photographer, writer, mental health campaigner & tweeter who is in love with Kent
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2 Responses to Why I won’t be writing about suicide

  1. Angie says:

    I want you to be safe too x You are so courageous about sharing your life experiences already, we are all a lot wiser thanks to you x Love always xxx


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