twloha: Late last night, writer, husband, father, and brother John Moe posted a series of tweets. We don’t know him and he didn’t at-reply us, but he said a lot of true things, things we believe in, things he promised he would always remember to say after he lost his brother Rick to suicide in 2007, things we want to share with you. May this be a spark of hope for you today. Please read from the...
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Please, Let Me Explain...
I realize that I need to make a follow-up video to my “series” from the past few weeks because some of the things I said in the videos may be construed and taken the wrong way. I’m going to address one of the issues here: In my video about bullying entitled “My Life as an Outsider” I mentioned race and how my classmates thought I acted differently than they did and I...
The Third of a Series
The past couple of weeks I’ve been uploading serious videos to Youtube and then posting them on here. I’ve done a video on my experiences with bullying and my negative body image. This week’s video is probably my most personal and serious of the three as it deals with living with depression. I talk about some pretty heavy stuff in this video and I hope that with me sharing my...
If you are a woman, if you’re a person of colour, if you are gay, lesbian,...– Margaret Cho (via starbellygirl)
Last week I uploaded the first of three videos to Youtube talking about my experiences in life. This first video dealt with bullying. Parts of it were embarrassing for me to share (particularly my “accidents” in first and second grade), but I felt like it was important to tell the whole story. Plus, I figured I would admit to it before the bullies could bring it up and try to torture...