โ€œI canโ€™t sleep,โ€ she whispered as she crawled into bed and spooned against my back. โ€œJesus, youโ€™re cold,โ€ I murmured. She only snuggled closer, throwing her leg over mine. I lay there for a few beats, caught between my alcohol-induced sleep and wakefulness, until I realized whatever...

Craig Brockwell was found by his wife, dead on their living room floor, a plastic garbage bag tied off around his neck, and an empty bottle of Xanax on the kitchen counter, next to a suicide note. My initial external examination of the body revealed no...

One of my least favorite parts about being a middle school history teacher is the bullshit โ€œLiving Historyโ€ assignments we give at the end of every school year. Kids are supposed to sit with their grandparents and video tape, voice record, or transcribe their oldest...

Iโ€™ve never posted like this before. But I suppose Iโ€™ve never needed to. If youโ€™ve read the title, you know what to expect, and you can move on if youโ€™d like to avoid the topic. Iโ€™ll understand. Grief is a funny thing. Professor Farina taught...

Lavender Town as seen in Red and Green The Lavender Town Syndromeย (also known as "Lavender Town Tone" or "Lavender Town Suicides") was a peak in suicides and illness of children between the ages of 7-12 shortly after the release of Pokรฉmon Red and Green in Japan,...