I'm sitting in the university gym, my feet swinging aimlessly beneath my chair. The ceiling is probably higher than any of the buildings, including the apartment buildings, in my small town back home. Bleachers run from the floor up and up and up and up until there are enough chairs to seat the five-hundred-odd newbie... Continue Reading →
Trigger warning: This post contains an extensive discussion of anorexia and a moderate discussion of abuse.
Content Warning: The post contains extensive discussions of religion and the passionate lack thereof; sexual abuse.
Dear Mariah, Yesterday I was sitting in the bathroom stall at Big Lots, scrolling through Facebook when I heard you step into the bathroom, crying. At once I worried what was wrong, my mind flitting over what it could possibly be. I hurried out, careful to make it not seem like I was rushing, and... Continue Reading →
Chances are if you are on social media there is someone out there you compare yourself to. Maybe it's a blogger with more followers than you or someone on Instagram who is always #flawless. Maybe it's someone in a Facebook group who seems to have more friends on there, or maybe it's someone who seems... Continue Reading →
Dear Future Husband, I am writing now, as young as I am, to forewarn you of many things. The first of many things that I wish to warn you of, is my ever wandering mind. There are days that I am content to sit on the... Continue Reading →
Trigger warning: This post contains an extensive discussion of self-harm with moderate references of depression and anorexia. its okay darling you're going to be okay / stop calling me darling all you do is lie / but darling / i said stop / darling youre drowning dont you want to breathe just listen to me... Continue Reading →