Japan’s Favorite Suicide Forest
One of the favored suicide methods is located at The Aokigahara Forest, at the foot of towering and beautiful Mount Fiji.
After the novel Kuroi Jukai (Sea of Trees) was published by Seicho Matsumoto, in which a young lover commits suicide in the Aokigahara forest, people started taking their own lives tin the at a rate of 50 to 100 deaths a year. Bodies are often found after...
Most Suicide Jumps in World from Golden Gate Bridge Video
Some prefer jumping as their chosen suicide method.
The Golden Gate Bridge in San Francisco has had more than 1,200 suicides, the most in the world. Eric Steel filmed 23 actual suicides in 2004. His complete video captures suicide jumpers as well as responses by those effected. Some believe he tricked the bridge committee into allowing him to film the Golden...
LSD / Ecstasy Help Patients Face Death according to a New York Times Article
Lauren Slater writes of current research using psychedelics to confront fears of death for those with terminal illnesses.
Mr. Slater is author of ‘‘Opening Skinner’s Box: Great Psychological Experiments of the Twentieth Century.’’.
His New York Times article writes of present low profile research covers several psychedelic drugs...
“Suicide is Painless” Video from “Mash”
Lyrics: ”Suicide is Painless”
Through early morning fog I see
visions of the things to be
the pains that are withheld for me
I realize and I can see…
that suicide is painless
It brings on many changes
and I can take or leave it if I please.
The game of life is hard to play
I’m gonna lose it anyway
The losing card...