Tag Archives: Suicide

August 19

Aokigahara, Japan’s Suicide Forest

From my column in The Washington Times Communities WASHINGTON, August 19, 2012 – Aokigahara forest is unusually dark, quiet, and still.  The vegetation is extremely dense; the numerous trees block out most of the light, even in the middle of the day.  The trees also block the wind, and there is little wildlife to be seen or […]