Trigger warning: This story describes self-harm and suicide. If you are at risk, please stop here and contact the National Suicide Prevention Lifeline for support at 800-273-8255.
When Isabella “Izzy” Tichenor died by suicide last month, what shocked many, including her mother, was her tender age. She was 10.
‘This too shall pass away’ this famous Persian adage seems to be defeating us again and again in the case of COVID-19. Despite every effort