Suicidal at Age 8

August 16, 2019

I think I was 8 years old the first time I wanted to kill myself.  I was angry and frustrated and throwing a temper tantrum.  My sister had been picking on me by making faces or some gesture at me that she knew would be hurtful and set me off.  Often, she did things like this right in front of…

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I Remember the First Time

August 14, 2019

I remember the first time I felt like I had to protect myself from my sister. I think I was 4 or 5 years old because we were still living in the “old” house. We were playing with the telephone. Back then, telephones plugged into the wall and sat on top of a table. There were no wall mounted phones…

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