Tuesday, November 22, 2016
Pictures Worth 1000 Words
HAWMC Day 24: Choose 3 images that represent your health focus. Share the images in a post and explain why you chose each of them.
Each of these beads represent one of the reasons I walk the Overnight Walk every year.
Blue: Support suicide prevention
Teal: Friend or relative who struggles or has attempted
Purple: Lost friend or relative to suicide
Green: Personal struggle or attempt
Each of these people has been in some way affected by mental health and suicide. Each of them are impact enough to walk 16 to 18 miles, overnight, for the cause.
Each one of these luminaries represents someone who has died by suicide.
This is why I do what I do. Each and every one of these people and their loved who struggle or have lost their lives to suicide are why I advocate, and will continue to do so.