Words Save Lives Event Raises Awareness About Suicide Prevention in Emporia | Gas

Poets, singers, musicians and more gathered in the Bowyer Building on Tuesday evening to share vital works of art at Emporia’s first Words Save Lives event.

The event was hosted and organized by Kerry Moyer as part of a series of statewide events. Words Save Lives was started in Lawrence, Kansas by Marcia Epstein, a licensed social worker, and has been able to spread her powerful message of suicide awareness and prevention across the state.