My experience with eating disorders isn’t something I talk about much, especially not online. I think that maybe that’s because of the sense of vulnerability that comes with speaking of such a personal, painful thing, along with the mindset of “it’s nobody’s business but my own” that I’ve always had. And aside from that, I…Read more Let’s Talk Eating Disorders.
Dear 12 year old me, Life sucks for you right now. Your parents just divorced, the bullying at school has become unbearable. You have no friends. your anxiety and OCD are out of control, you’re quickly spiralling into a huge depressive episode, and you just want a way out of it. You hate yourself; don’t…Read more Dear Me: An Open Letter To My Younger Self
There’s a knife in my hands, and blood in my eyes, but it’s not death I’m after; it’s life. A life without pain, a life without misery; a life led by me, and only myself. I’m sick of being told that it can’t be done, that me and my mental illnesses, we are all…Read more A Life Led By Us And Only Ourselves: A Poem