• Poetry

    Belle is her name

    I heard a story, today, A story I have heard one too many times, And as I took my bath, I tried to wash away the stink of the truth, Thus I decided to tell it back in pretty little rhymes, He killed her, Just like he killed me, Our corpses lay in plain sight, But people just couldn’t see, Where to start, how to speak, I never learned, bent and broken, Depravity at its peak, So many words unspoken, The pains I’ve seen, The harms I’ve caused, Continually, never ending, Never paused, Behind the chair and beneath the bed, Monsters came out to play, Dull tunes sounding in the…

  • Article

    How To Help Teens Dealing With Depression

    Lately, it appears as though everywhere we look, depression reigns supreme. Statistics show that Suicide is the third leading cause of death in youth aged 10-25 years in the United States. All around us, we see people suffering from depression due to one reason or the other, most commonly in younger people. As we grow older, we tend to be able to assist those of our age group when they deal with depression, but we also find that there is a disconnect in lending similar help to younger people when they face such challenges. We find that we might either say the wrong thing, say the right thing, but express…