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Letter to Myself the Day Before My Near-Suicide: Written a Year Later

You're not going to believe this, but tomorrow (3/11/14) your life will significantly change. By mid-morning, you'll make a life-changing choice about whether you should live or die. During a few critical hours, you'll review your life, the things you've done, your current situation, and the things …

Teacher hangs self in classroom

A Southern California teacher who committed suicide by hanging herself in her classroom was a popular 31-year-old photography instructor who was …

High School

Having Suicidal Thoughts? This Article Could Save Your Life

Guest Writer for Wake Up World<p>Paul was a broken man. His eyes were shadowed and tired. He looked pale and gaunt like he hadn’t been eating …

'Everybody Loves Raymond' Star Sawyer Sweeten Dies of Suspected Suicide at 19

<i>Everybody Loves Raymond</i> star <b>Sawyer Sweeten</b> has died by suspected suicide, his manager <b>Dino May</b> confirmed to <i>The Hollywood Reporter</i>. He was 19.<p>The actor …

Study: Altitude linked to suicide and depression

Most Popular StoriesMost Popular StoriesMore>><p>Updated:Thursday, July 5 2018 6:25 PM EDT2018-07-05 22:25:00 GMT<p>The Colorado Division of Fire …

Facebook Has A New Suicide Prevention Feature. Will It Work?

In February, Facebook announced that it was rolling out a suicide prevention feature. Although the social media platform has given users the option to report suicidal content since 2011, this new feature makes that process easier and provides those struggling with thoughts of self harm with a …

Minnesota Father Who Allegedly Killed Family in Murder-Suicide Left Reference to Wife's Muslim Faith Written in Her Own Blood: Police

After a year-long investigation, Minnesota police say they still don’t know exactly why military veteran and filmmaker David Crowley killed his wife …

Crime

Texas Teen Fatally Shoots Herself in Front of Her Family After Being Cyberbullied

Brandy Vela was 18 years old.<p>An 18-year-old girl fatally shot herself in the chest in front of her family at home in Texas City, Texas on Tuesday, …

More than 9 million Americans consider suicide every year. I’m one of them.

A couple of times a day, every day, I consider whether life is worth it. An action or an inaction — some monumental and some minuscule — an observation, or sometimes a realization causes me to consider the world, my place in it, and whether or not I even want one.<p>I call it my daily internal …

The Best Way to Get Seen (Repeatedly) on LinkedIn

Nothing helps you stand out more on LinkedIn's crowded member feed than this type of eye-catching content.<p>When it comes to social media marketing, the power and importance of video cannot be stressed enough. When done well, streaming video creates an irresistible, eye-catching item that will stop …

Talking about suicide

This project is taking a break, at least for now, perhaps for good. Thank you to the dozens of people in multiple countries who spoke so openly about …

Google, democracy and the truth about internet search

Tech-savvy rightwingers have been able to ‘game’ the algorithms of internet giants and create a new reality where Hitler is a good guy, Jews are evil and… Donald Trump becomes president<p>Here’s what you don’t want to do late on a Sunday night. You do not want to type seven letters into Google. That’s …

Cognitive science backs up the ancient Indian philosophy that we’re conscious even in deep sleep

Deep, dreamless sleep is often described as unconsciousness. We certainly don’t see distinct objects or have linear and memorable trains of thought, as we do in daily life or while dreaming. But in a meta-analysis published last month in Trends in Cognitive Sciences, cognitive science experts argue …

Consciousness

‘Stanley Kubrick’s Boxes’: Watch Jon Ronson’s 2008 Documentary About the Master Filmmaker’s Style

The 48-minute film was recently uploaded online.<p>Stanley Kubrick was famously meticulous, and over the years and decades many have searched for …

Stanley Kubrick

Take College Level Film Courses for Free with MIT's OpenCourseWare

Film school is not for everyone and it is by no means required in order to make a movie. Plenty of great filmmakers decided to skip a formal …

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How to Animate Still Photos in After Effects (Part 2): A Follow-up Tutorial from Joe Fellows

Back in November, we shared a great video tutorial by Joe Fellows that walked us through how to animate photos in After Effects by using the parallax …

Improving Sleep: A guide to a good night's rest KRtest

Do you feel like you struggle half the night just to get a few hours of shuteye, and then wake up feeling exhausted? You're not alone. An estimated …

The Best Leaders Avoid These 7 Innovation Myths

With all the talk of innovation, it's easy to fall into traps that will leave your company dazed and confused.<p>Many consider innovation to be the holy grail of entrepreneurial success. Investors and entrepreneurs alike dedicate resources and dollars only to come up short and frustrated. Consistently …

300-Calorie Vegetarian Recipes

Every diet begins with watching what you eat. Counting calories is key whether you're maintaining a healthy weight or working to shed a few pounds. …

What’s leaving Netflix Instant streaming in November.

Every month, Netflix adds dozens of new titles to its growing collection of streaming movies and TV series. At the same time, it rotates out some of …

Canon Offering Limited Time Only 15 Percent Off Refurbished Lenses With Coupon Code

I don't care much for Halloween; as a miserable Brit, it's all a bit odd to me. However, if Canon is going to offer a 15 percent off coupon code, …

10 Famous Surrealist Artists You Must Know

Andre Breton - The Founder of Surrealism<p>An original member of the Dada group, <b>André Breton</b> founded and led the <b>Surrealist movement</b> in 1924. Introducing …

Surrealist Cinema: 100 Years Of Psychedelia

There is one movement cinephiles can thank for heroin addicts sinking into carpets and rose petals exploding from cheerleader’s chests: Surrealism. …

La Garrotxa: A Photographer’s Destination to Visit When in Catalonia

La Garrotxa: a photographer’s destination in Catalonia<p>Rating: 0 based on 0 Ratings<p>October 10, 2016 By Sara Rodriguez Martinez<p>La Garrotxa: a …

Trails

5 Reasons That Sant Cugat Has Become the "Silicon Valley" of Barcelona

Expansion overseas is one of the most critical business decisions you will make.<p><i>This post comes from the perspective of Sílvia Solanellas.</i><p>The challenge of foreign expansion can be daunting. Look closely at the city of Sant Cugat, Barcelona, one of the most business friendly cities in Europe that …

Silicon Valley

Laser eye surgery is nowhere near as scary as you might think

Imagine being told that in just a few minutes you could have your eyesight corrected to near perfect.<p>No overnight stay, no painful procedure, just a …