On the intricacies of marriage – of love, tradition, law, money, networks.
I am tired of the single dimensional nature of the communication around Suicide Prevention. A leads to B whose consequence is C. Our need to fix the problem through a linear cause and effect relation.
What it does is reduce a very complex relational issue to something simple, easy, palatable and actionable. Even if the action leads nowhere.
The Context The past week has had an intensity to it. 6 people in my network had tested Covid positive, 3 of whom are in hospital. One asked me to write an eulogy, if it came to that. This past week I also read Nora Bateson and Mamphela Ramphele’s article on Cold and Warm questions, …