Tag Archives: suicide

On Alienation and a Tragedy

Although I’m self conscious about adding yet another speculative voice to the discussion of the issues around the tragic UC Santa Barbara killings this week, I feel a need to comment on a few ideas that I think have been … Continue reading

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Gimme Some After School Specials: Face at the Edge of the World

I’ve never known anyone who took their lives willingly. I have had a couple friends who killed themselves accidentally. I knew one of those kids you hear about who found some grown-up’s gun and shot himself in the head. He … Continue reading

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