Tag Archive for suicide

At the theatre: Urinetown the Musical and Sayre

See two different but amazing local productions. One is a Tony award-winning musical satire and the other is an original local production dealing with mature and possibly triggering subjects such as sexual assault/#metoo, domestic violence, suicide, LGBTQ inclusivity and women’s…

Remembering YouTube star Etika

Desmond Amofah, popularly known by his online moniker of Etika, passed away via suicide at the age of 29 on June 19. “We regret to inform that Desmond Amofah a.k.a. Etika has been found deceased,” the NYPD’s official Twitter account…

To be young, gifted, and dead

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(TriceEdneyWire.com) — McKenzie Adams wanted to be a scientist. The gregarious nine-year-old Alabama girl was just that: a girl, a little girl, a brown-skinned, baby girl with braids or, in one picture, just a side ponytail. She wanted to be…

Live through it!

We have all heard the saying, “whatever doesn’t kill you, makes you stronger.” That is the truth. If we are willing to go through whatever seeks to take life out of us, we will be better and stronger because of…