Inside Japan's 'Suicide Forest'

Jun 26, 2011

Inside Japan's 'Suicide Forest'

by Rob Gilhooly

I am walking through Aokigahara Jukai forest, the light rapidly fading on a mid-winter afternoon, when I am stopped dead in my tracks by a blood-curdling scream. The natural reaction would be to run, but the forest floor is a maze of roots and ...