My college did this thing today where they laid out the backpacks of students who have committed suicide. This is just a small portion of some of them. On top of the backpacks was a brief summary of who they were. Some backpacks even had things in them that bypassers could look at. Don’t ignore the signs of others.
"Now, I think that I should have known that he was magic all along. I did know it-but I should have guessed that it would have been too much to ask to grow old with and see our children grow up together. So now, he is a legend, when he would have preferred to be a man." -Jackie Kennedy
things i told the internet, but didn’t tell my mom 35mm film scans some pictures about my backwards concept of privacy.
i. it’s getting bad again ii. this week i am struggling with self doubt and the transition from iced coffee to hot coffee iii. i want to puke and sleep for six days iv. i still can’t sit on your couch without shaking v. i need other people to validate that i am important because i can’t do it for myself vi. no one else has ever told me that i am desirable with the lights on