Year: 1985 Source: National Conference on Youth Suicide, (1985: Washington, D.C.), p.3-6 SIEC No: 19871777

“Choose Life”, a song written & performed by entertainer Debbie Boone, stems from Boone’s experiences with suicidal teenagers she had encountered on concert tour. In her presentation to the Conference, she expresses concern for young people in whom she perceives a lack of self-esteem & a sense of hopelessness. (NBB)