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dysmorphia (with video read)

the cruel dimensions
of the mirror’s
reflections

reinforce
the distortions
of a natural beauty

in an unforgiving world.

through the
defective perception

an internal
deception repeats… 22 more words

Poem

Imagined ugliness vs. legitimate ugliness

I have a great deal of empathy for people who suffer from BDD ( Body dysmorphic disorder). I am not downplaying how debilitating and dangerous BDD is for sufferers. 259 more words

Transgender & Mental Health Issues

Living with a Monster: A Small Rant on Body Hate.

“I’ve cried, and you’d think I’d be better for it, but the sadness just sleeps, and it stays in my spine the rest of my life.” – Conor Oberst… 459 more words

Short Story Review: "The Illustrated Biography of Lord Grimm" by Daryl Gregory

3 of 5 stars.

In a world of superheroes and supervillians, monster robots and steampunk automated men, this is the tale of a simple girl. She’s one of the few seemingly not semi-automated, nor animal-hybridized. 130 more words

Book Reviews

There is no peace from the voice inside my head ... 

***Trigger Warning***

Never a day, a minute or a second goes by where my mind does not feel like a battlefield.

There is always that voice in my head raging a war against my inner peace. 526 more words

440. Revamp

About retail therapy, and how it lets me glimpse at what I look like to others…

I’m fat, he said,

Unsure it’s true,

Applicably, it’s not. 52 more words

Eli Woodbine

Serious talk here 

Hi guys,

It’s been a minute. And this is going to be something that isn’t political, something that isn’t going to clog your feed but something that many people deal with and something that I constantly have to remind myself about; body image. 613 more words

Life