Today on this #worldsuicidepreventionday let’s ruminate on whether suicide is a “choice.” I cannot speak for all experiences but I speak from my own as someone who lives with chronic suicidal thoughts managed by medication, therapy, and sheer force of will.

People often put the blame of the act of suicide on the one who “commits” it, much like we put the onus of salvation on the sufferer. To blame is to insinuate the deceased had the choice to live or to die and they chose wrong. In the literal sense, yes, it is our hands that complete the act…

A Super-Human Life

su·per (adj): exhibiting the characteristics of its type to an extreme or excessive degree | Hi, I’m Kat and I’m building a life worth living!

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