Exit Ramps

Exit Ramps

Disclaimer: I have never been diagnosed as suicidal. No one knew I thought about it as much as I did, even the people who probably should have. I didn’t tell them. Very few people would believe me if I told them how glad I was to have the option of self imposed death. It started […]

Keep Your Light On

Keep Your Light On

I put on a brave face to the world but the truth is, every fucking day is an effort. The good days are spent wrestling with gratitude because my experience has shown that it’s only a matter of time before any one of my good fortunes or feelings will prove me a fool for believing […]

You Need to Find Something

You Need to Find Something

For days now, I’ve been trying to write something about overcoming suicide with respect to KADs. I have about a half page written and you know what? Every single flipping time I read it back, I’m like “yeah, whatever”. Just another person telling someone “pull yourself up”, “it’s not “THAT bad”, “You CAN do it”. […]

Share Your Story

Share Your Story

It helps to read about others who’ve been to the depths of our lows and managed to make their ways into better lives. Would you like to share your personal story of overcoming difficulties that were in some way attributed to your adoption? It may be anonymous or credited. Please submit it here. Keep in […]