"My son used to listen to Talking Heads, XTC, and Rush. He LOVED Van Halen. Guess that's because I raised him without the problems of religion. Unfortunately, his grandfather made him go to church during summer visits. Wish I…"
"Did you write this "tweak on an old hymn"? Love it! The last line gave me a chuckle, and that's hard to do, since my only adult child is no longer here. Can you record it in mp3? Put it out for sale on…"
"I wish this study had been extended to include a random sample of all young adult Americans (ages 18 to 45) in the study area, with a control group of young adult atheists. I don't think it's just gay people who commit suicide as a…"
"Absolutely NOT! If someone truly wishes to end his/her life as a final answer to unsolvable problems with poverty, disability, physical pain, addictions, etc., he/she should be allowed to do so. Since when did the government have the…"
"So did you write your article or story? About suicide or depression? I'd love to read an atheist's views on suicide.
I have a manuscript I wrote about my son's death and life. I'd really like to get…"
"So sorry about your brother-in-law. According to the inadequate, nearly illegible, police report of the non-investigation of my only son's death last August, he died by suicide. It could have been murder, but I'll never…"
"I meditated for about 15 years and discovered that anything that "comes into my mind" is coming FROM my mind--nowhere else. Thoughts or images enter the mind through life experiences. If we sit still long enough, the mind…"
"I hope most of us realize that all god myths are human stories. Some people find comfort in them and in the concept of a life after death. These can be dangerous beliefs. My son, now deceased, once wrote in a note to his friends…"
"Thank you for posting the link to this essay. In the past nine months since my son's death, this is the most comforting thing I have read...and I've done an amazing amount of reading. The vanGogh quote truly helped. My…"
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