Unraveling My Father's Suicide
A Memoir by Kathleen Laplante.
Kathleen's father took his life on her twenty-first birthday. In this captivating and hope-filled story, she intimately discusses her struggles and eventual acceptance of his death. She also discusses her own attempt at suicide, the suicides of three of her cousins, and several struggles with suicidal ideation. Kathleen reveals how her spiritual conversion back to Catholicism helped her find faith and hope.
Kathleen Laplante was born and raised in Manchester, N.H. She obtained a bachelor of science from the University of New Hampshire and worked for several years as a chemical engineer. She is now a writer and a baker and lives outside of Boston in Hudson, Mass., Kathleen is the proud mother of two distinguished young men.