Month: October 2015

A Letter to Those Considering Suicide

First, I am sorry to hear that your life has gotten to the point where you would rather be dead than deal with the pain of living. The problem is…relief from pain is a feeling. You have to be alive to feel it. You will not find that relief you so desperately seek, if you…


Die With Nothing

I still think about the man I picked up after he had been dead in his bathtub for five days. Not only because it was the first case I had seen where the deceased was not recognizable as human, but because of the hundreds of questions I would still have about him years later. He…