Mental Health | Depression | Suicide Prevention

Table of content: My posts & discussions on Society & Mental Health (Depression & Suicide Prevention) on Medium

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Updated on Oct. 28, 2021.

I joined Medium under a pen name mainly to write about mental health issues and share my experience with depression and suicide — topics that are still taboo in our society. So much so that I felt pressured to hide my identity from my working…

Why are gaming companies allowed to benefit from addictions and gambling-disguised-as-video-games without clear warnings and oversight?

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I recently read an article titled “Video Games Could Hold Untapped Potential in Treatment of Mental Illness” (source Very Well Mind). From my own experience with smartphone games and depression, that statement was mind-boggling. To me, it would be similar to reading that using non-renewal fossil fuel could be the…

Ridesharing | Society | Life Lessons

What I learned as a ridesharing driver in Miami while regenerating myself after personal life issues.

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While seeking to get back on my feet after a depression struggle, I killed time as a ridesharing driver. It led me to rediscover human nature. I got to interact with the best and the worse of humankind, engage with generous poor people, face greedy rich bastards, visit secluded neighborhoods…

Suicide Prevention | Mental Health Support

Who can I talk to? The myth that “those who talk about suicide don’t do it.”

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After surviving a suicide attempt, I fight depression and mental health taboos by writing about suicide prevention and asking inconvenient questions on life. Let’s stop pretending it is sunny when it rains. And let’s deal with the rain.

My life is slowly getting better since I attempted to commit suicide

Words matter. Words have consequences.

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After surviving a suicide attempt, I fight depression and mental health taboos by writing about suicide prevention and asking troublesome questions regarding life. Let’s stop pretending it is sunny when it rains. And let’s deal with the rain.

Since I attempted to commit suicide, I am overly sensitive to discussions…

The Technology in Our Lives

What do Ramsay Bolton, Sansa Stark, and Mark Zuckerberg have in common?

Remember Game of Thrones, the HBO TV series we all cherished until a wrecked final season?

While torturing Theon in season three, the infamously sickening Ramsay Bolton shared a piece of wisdom with his victim: “If you think this has a happy ending, you haven’t been paying attention.”

I still…

The Technology in Our Lives

Facebook and Google may be evil, but perhaps they are right this time.

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The News industry is in bad shape. We are in bad shape! Next to dying newsrooms, we are faced with misinformation at an all-time high.

“Most people don’t want to be confused with the facts.” ~Jay Bender, mayor of Pollocksville, North Carolina.

Reliable, impartial, and complete news reporting is crucial…

The Technology in Our Lives

Free online content in exchange for incoming links: Both sides of the equation are dead.

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Updated on Feb. 2, 2021.

We’re living in the past, the present, and the future, all at once — and it hurts!

There are still publications trying to survive with printed material (the past) while almost everything is available online, for free, instantaneously (the present). …

Dwade Kearns

A #depression brought me to a suicide attempt. I fight taboos on Medium while working on my books. | #SuicidePrevention #WritingCommunity | #PenName

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