Suicide

The Day Suicide Changed My Life Forever
Update:  I wrote this five years ago and post it each and every year on the anniversary of his death.  For years, I've done this for me.  This year, I post it for you.  I want you to know the signs.  I want you to be aware of what people may be going through.  I want you to avoid feeling how I do wh…
WNY Takes Part In World Suicide Prevention Day
Many of you may seen Niagara Falls lit up at night.  The The Niagara Falls Illumination Board has been operating and financing the illumination since 1925.  But tomorrow, The Falls and a few other landmarks in Western New York will be illuminated in yellow for a special reason.
Country Songs To Help Deal With Loss
Keith Anderson has a song called “I Still Miss You.” It’s a song about loss. Whether it’s the loss of a relationship or the loss of a friend or family member, it’s a song that will always stand out to me.
Second Person Goes Over Niagara Falls
It's been reported that another person went over Niagara Falls today the second in two days.  This morning it was reported that witnesses saw someone go over the falls on the American side.  The area where this was reported to have happened is an area with several rocks below and…
Brett Alan To Walk To Help Prevent Suicide
Three years ago on May 13, 2008, I lost my best friend to suicide.  Nobody expected it (as you hear all the time) but it still happened.  Did you know there are sometimes warning signs that can help to prevent suicide?  If you just said no, then that's why I'm walking tomorr…
Girl Survives Fall From Golden Gate Bridge
Each year many people decide to end their lives by jumping off the Golden Gate Bridge in San Francisco.  Apparently what makes this choice so popular is that it seems to be a fool proof way to commit suicide.