The death of actor/comedian, Robin Williams, rocked the nation. This extraordinary man who possessed the gift of making others laugh struggled with depression and eventually chose to end his struggle by committing suicide. Also, more recently, Julian St. John, son of actor Kristoff St. John also took his life after […]
First, thanks to every person who read, shared or commented on the first post in this series on depression and mental illness. I’m honored when anyone takes their most precious commodity–time–to read my work. Thank you. As I begin writing this, it is 5:28AM on Sunday, June 22. I’m up […]
I’ve been thinking about writing this for some time. To date, this is most difficult blog I’ve written, but it’s also liberating because I believe it is needed by me, perhaps by you or by someone you know or will know very soon.