After Suicide


The Book of Man: How can you fight so hard and lose?

I just wanted to capture the chaos, humour, creativity, piano playing, cameras, Kodak, vintage, girlfriends, rabbits, festivals, Marlborough Lights (soft top of course), the warmth, the ‘much love’ and the totally irrational and sublime moments that will forever make me smile. I just don’t want to ever forget…

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The Inquest & The Missing Letter

The Inquest into Jake’s death was scheduled for 3rd December 2015. The support and guidance I received from the Coroners Office was professional, informative and sensitive. Despite this, nothing can really prepare you for an Inquest into the untimely death of your...

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The Serious Incident Review & The Missing Letter

Jake's untimely death by hanging triggered a 'Serious Incident Review' carried out by the GMW Mental Health Trust. I was invited to attend a meeting at the trust on 07/10/2015 with Ms. F, Service Manager CMHT and EIT.  The meeting lasted over an hour and a half and I...

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Know that your flight makes a difference

A beautiful poem written for Jake by one of his lovely and talented friends Hannah Dixon I hope you know that your flight makes a difference. I hope you know that you are worth more than the memories we have with you, that you are worth more than every ripple that...

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Get In Touch

Sometimes having someone else to talk to can be an enormous help at such a difficult time. So please feel free to drop me a line using the form below and I promise to get back to you.