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The Biggest Regret I Have Of Almost Losing My Mom to Suicide

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The day my mom attempted suicide I immediately hopped on a bus from New York City to Virginia to visit her. It had been a nearly a year since we had last spoke out of my own resentments around her not protecting me from the sexual abuse with my father. I knew she wasn’t doing well but I didn’t know how bad she had really gotten. In my family we are all pretty intuitive and a few weeks…

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Emily Stroia

Emily Stroia

I write about mental health, trauma, sex, family, and motherhood. Stay for a while. www.emilystroia.com