Sarah Irving

I do things with words, mainly English and Arabic

Celebrity Suicides

Celebrity suicides are in the news again. First there was Kate Spade, about whom I know two things: that she made bags, and that she hanged herself. Then there was … Continue reading

June 8, 2018 · Leave a comment

On suicide, depression and euthanasia

When the actor Robin Williams died recently – more specifically, killed himself – there was the usual outpouring of comments about suicide and the wider issue of depression. As ever, … Continue reading

September 6, 2014 · 5 Comments