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platonically speaking

I’m a conglomerate of feelings and thoughts…After I dropped my kiddos off at school my friend from work texted me that she was in the ER with her hubby. 936 more words

Anorexia

Purging

I’m purging almost daily now. It’s addictive. My weight isn’t really moving. I don’t binge as much as before but I sure as hell don’t exercise as mch as I used to either ! 452 more words

The Return to Silence

I return to the silent center

of my heart

 quite naturally now

and with a little more

trust –

knowing that whatever is felt

in this place

can be only love.

Poetry

Scared.

Normally every morning i go to the restaurant to get a cup of coffee to take into rehearsals with me. This morning I daren’t. I woke up at half past five feeling so hungry I thought I was going to be sick. 129 more words

My Body is a Text

Why did you never mention the scars rippling across my
milky arms? You didn’t ask about the sharp vertebrae
leaving a trail of bruises down my back. 50 more words

Poetry

Eating Disorders Awareness Week - Becoming Ordinary Vlog - Day 4

What happens when our passion becomes a pre-occupation?  Or our pursuit of health becomes an obsession?

This year the slogan for NEDA’S Eating Disorders Awareness Week is: “I DIDN’T KNOW… get in the ‘know'”.   55 more words

Self Esteem / Self Concept

Why The Story Matters

“There is nothing small or inconsequential about our stories. There is, in fact, nothing bigger. And when we tell the truth about our lives-the broken parts, the secret parts, the beautiful parts-then the gospel comes to life, an actual story about redemption…” 1,069 more words

The Journey...