Would you Remember ME / Lynette Ferreira



Although suicide is relatively rare among children, the rate of suicides and suicide attempts increases greatly during adolescence. Suicide is the third-leading cause of death for young people between the ages of 15 to 24 years old, according to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), after accidents and homicide.

In this short story, the writer is fifteen years old, contemplating suicide. In her darkest hour she writes a letter.






NEED SOMEONE TO TALK TO?