Theo Bennett gives us a humanistic view of mental illness.
Our love goes out to the UCSB community, friends, and families of the victims and survivors. May we show compassion among the horror.
The wreckage of stars — I built a world from this wreckage.
- Friedrich Nietzsche
The bridge between suicide and life. A man recounts his experience as a police officer working on the Golden Gate Bridge. Suicide is preventable. Please call 1800-273-TALK if you need help. You matter.
When you do things from your soul, you feel a river moving in you, a joy.
Don’t strive for love, be it.
- Hugh Prather
There are over 37 trillion cells in your body that only care about you. There are over 37 trillion small unseeable things that care about you. Would it really be odd to believe that at least one human being cares about you and you just don’t know it?
Introducing… Jacklyn Krol!
Position: Blog Writer
University: Indiana University
Major: Double Major in PR and business
Favorite Color: Black and Yellow
Favorite Animal: Polar Bear
Favorite Movie: Tangled
Favorite TV Show: Ellen
Favorite Musician: Def Leppard
Reason for joining the Hope Inside Love Family: I love getting to work with passionate people with the same goals.
Introducing… Steven James Soto!
Position: Strategic Partnerships Manager
University: Liberty University
Major: Religion and Psychology with a Crisis Counseling Emphasis
Favorite Color: Orange
Favorite Animal: Giraffe
Favorite Movie: The Hunger Games Series
Favorite TV Show: Nashville
Favorite Song: “Sea Breeze” - Tyrone Wells
Favorite Musician: Tyrone Wells
Reason for joining the Hope Inside Love Family: I believe that there is great strength in having hope. Hope creates a future; Hope gives peace; Hope brings new life. I am a big advocate for having hope as it has been a huge factor in my life and who I am today. I have a huge heart for helping people and being a voice for the voiceless. I believe that we can all make a difference in the world, but whether we choose to is up to you.
1 is 2 many. Take a stand.
Introducing… Quinton Thomas Alexander!
Position: Connections Builder
University: Alma College
Major: Psychology and Sociology
Favorite Color: Purple
Favorite Animal: Ocelot
Favorite Movie: Casablanca
Favorite TV Show: Becker
Favorite Song: "Come Together" - The Beatles
Favorite Musician: The Beatles
Reason for joining the Hope Inside Love Family: I wanted to change the conversation and worldview on mental illnesses.
You can live a better story. There still is time.