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Suicide Prevention: How to Help a Friend

I would make the conversation about the person and how I care about them and be non-judgemental. I would ask them, "Are you thinking about suicide? What made you feel that way?" I would give them some advice and give some suggestions, and let them know that you only...

Before 2021 Ends

To me, 2021 was way better than 2020. In 2020, we were not able to interact with people, we were not able to socialize with people and I missed it. This year was actually a great year for me even though I took a couple of L’s (but isn’t that part of the purpose of...

Life is like a Journey

People asked me “How are you doing today?” I said I’m OK but I’m blessed to see another day   Life’s like a journey, I am not even worried I know God is guiding me.   You looking at me like you know the old me  My soul has been crying lately   Life is...

ADULTING 101: OVERCOMING FOOD INSECURITY IN RAINIER BEACH

This is the second in a series of articles drawing from the experiences of the many young adults employed by the Rainier Beach Action Coalition (RBAC) to improve their community. Each article will tackle practical issues young adults in our community should have...

Poems

Life is like a Journey

People asked me “How are you doing today?” I said I’m OK but I’m blessed to see another day   Life’s like a journey, I am not even worried I know God is guiding me.   You looking at me like you know the old me  My soul has been crying lately   Life is...

Dark Skin

 Being a dark skin girl in this society is not easy at all. I have been bullied and dragged down! People have made me feel like I wasn’t enough! I will never forget the pain I felt when I looked in the mirror. I didn’t see my beauty at all, I saw an ugly dark girl...

Safe Place to Be

Safe Place to Be

I been in the community since ‘06 ain't worry bout a thing  Turn right on Hendo  Jack in the Box after school,  Taco Bell, KFC, and Safeway  Chicken tenders okayyy, they comin my way  Rainier Beach is a safe place to be  But there is a lot of things we need to change...

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