Author Archives: missycates

Feeling Alone

This week has been very rough, not only for me, as I am sure it has been for many.  Tomorrow morning is when I got the phone call from my brother telling me that Ciarra had committed suicide.  A phone call that I will never forget, I will never get those words out of my…

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Buffalo Wild Wings

Last night we had a fundraiser at Buffalo Wild Wings in Fairfield Ohio.  They donated 10% of all sales to the American Foundation for Suicide Prevention from everyone that dined in their restaurant from 5-9.  Special thanks to Hope Amburgy for assisting with this and beginning this process for me.  There were several people that…

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Out of Darkness Walk

I attended the Out of the Darkness Walk for suicide prevention two weekends in a row.  The first one was in Erie Pennsylvania.  Last weekend was in Cincinnati, Ohio.  These were both very emotional for my family and I.  The walk in Cincinnati was very overwhelming for me.  There are times that I am not…

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