Category Archives: veteran suicide

Don’t Go (Suicide’s survivors)

For the last post of Suicide Prevention Month Don’t Go (Suicide’s Survivors) The midnight calls, a soldier’s shame, through empty voice I hear shoulders sag time spent in hell, to close to evils flame, I plead with you to change … Continue reading

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Veteran Poetry Challenge: Suicide Awareness Month, Never Alone

Never Alone Chainsaw wails like the call to prayer, cherry bomb explosion inside my mind, I see the sign Madison, Iraq, This was never going to work out like I planned, Time to let it go…   If you or … Continue reading

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Veteran Poetry Challenge: 22 a Day, Suicide Awareness Month

There are on average 22 veteran suicides a day. By the time you finish eating dinner another man, woman, father, sister, friend will be gone… To the Wall Back to the wall cornered by wars brutal mental movie projector playing … Continue reading

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