Jodee Prouse, the author. Celebrating the day of her brother's suicide
grief and joy
My brother passed away from suicide seven years ago today. Without realizing it, he taught me that you never know what someone else may be going through, so I try to be kind.
By Jodee Prouse
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When someone acts perfectly, their best selves, when that's what they present to us, we often fall for it. I wasn't special or not special. I was typical.
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When my first slew of drug tests returned negative, the opposition began slinging whatever they could think of in my direction, hoping something would stick.
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