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The Human Aspect of Jimmy

I found myself in a tree planning my own suicide, feeling like a burden to everyone and that no-one understood me. A feeling built up after years of bullying and a troubled relationship to my acholic father.

  • Addiction
  • Bullying
  • Identity
  • Next of kin

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