Depression | Suicide Prevention | Mental Health | Gaming

Thanks For Checking Up on Me!

Index of my posts & discussions on Medium: Depression, Suicide Prevention, Mental Health, Society & Neo-noir Short Stories

Dwade Kearns
4 min readOct 25, 2020

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Photo by Jude Beck on Unsplash

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 colleagues, friends, and family members. Even my family doctor, who used to be a close friend, wanted to transfer my file to another doctor after finding out I attempted to commit suicide.

While seeking to get back on my feet after that struggle, I killed time as a ridesharing driver. I’m sharing my observations about our society through the eyes of a rideshare driver in Miami’s South Beach.

NEW: Neo-noir Fiction Inspired by Real Events:

Society–From a ridesharing perspective!

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Dwade Kearns

A #depression brought me to a suicide attempt. I write to fight taboos. | #SuicidePrevention | Neo-noir Crime Drama Author | #PenName