You know how everybody has that one cause that hits really close to home for them? This is it for me. I lost my cousin Kim in the Spring of 2008, when she was just 30 years old. The culprit? Breast Cancer. Help me fight this disease -learn more about Breast Cancer Awareness, and the American Cancer Society.
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Creative writing courses have long tasked students with writing their own obituaries, but it's not often that teens are asked to write their own suicide notes. An English teacher at York Prep, a private school in New York City, is making headlines for asking students to write their own suicide notes from the point of view of a suicidal character in the book The Secret Life of Bees. The assignment asked, "How would you justify ending your life? What reasons would you give?" Some tuition-focused parents failed to see the merit in such a project and called it inappropriate. However, Headmaster Ronald Stewart claimed he hasn't received a single complaint.