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My Support Team Part 1: My Family

Since I have began writing posts about the Trich, I have received a lot of positive feedback and support. I would like to thank all of you who have given me that support. 1,500 more words


Mom pulls daughter’s hair so hard it separates scalp from skull because 6-year-old couldn’t count to 12

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A mother in Beaver County is charged with child abuse on Monday after police say she violently pulled her daughter’s hair. 226 more words


New Monitoring Technique

Had a great appointment with my therapist on Monday. He fit me in for a 4:30 spot on my day off and I went in armed with my new information- that I leave appointments really excited and determined and then I notice a sharp decline after a few days. 254 more words

Hair Pulling

Self Harm

After the last post with the in depth discussion of shame from abuse and the feelings of self hate, degradation, self rejection and alienation it promotes, it will probably now be clearer why many abuse survivors are caught in self harming or in self injurious behaviours like cutting. 17 more words

Pulling her hair out

QB and I have a long-running and fairly inappropriate joke. It is about how Lil Z doesn’t in fact have a chromosomal disorder, she’s just inherited all the crappy genes from both sides of our family. 1,093 more words

Rett Syndrome

Today, I give up

Today I surrender to the urge. Fuck it. All the empowering shit I’ve been peddling and trying my best to believe in, is gone today. I’ll try to get back on the horse tomorrow. 216 more words

Hair Pulling

[Sports Timeout] Richard Sherman Says Pierre Garçon Pulled His Hair During Monday Night Football Game; Calls Him Irrelevant In The League

Dear Richard Sherman,

You mad?!


Val (on behalf of Pierre Garçon)


This past Monday Night Football game with Washington vs. Seattle got quite interesting when the as-usual trash-talking Richard Sherman was unable to keep up with the Redskins’ passing game (which was surprisingly aggressive) and claims that Pierre Gar… 140 more words

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