The Daily Cuppa
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I recently wrote, “He Shared His Suicidal Secret With Me.” It’s a deeply personal story about my friend’s suicide many years ago.

Until “The Memorist Idol” contest, I had given little thought to writing about it. But something about writing a memoir and my desire to be a viable contender brought this memory to light.

Judging opened yesterday until August 7th, and I hope that the trigger warning assigned by the editors — with my permission — will not act as a…



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Karen Schwartz

Aspiring bestselling novelist, featured writer for The Daily Cuppa, kindness specialist, lover of short-form and chocolate.