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Starting over

Okay so I have been avoiding my blog long enough. I went almost 3 months with no picking and then I failed. Miserably. One thing that I am grateful, however, is the lessons that I learned that can make me better as I prepare to set a new goal for myself. 425 more words


Trichotillomania. And Bullies.

I have trichotillomania. I have had it since I was in 2nd grade.

I remember the first time I engaged in it. I remember someone saying something like, “Well, don’t pull your hair out over it.” 660 more words



a compulsive desire to pull out one’s hair.

I used to love my hair, it was my security blanket of sorts. My hair had to always be perfect or I hated myself. 237 more words


WTF is Trichotillomania?

A total pain…that’s what it is. Trichotillomania is a hair pulling disorder…one of many things I have the pleasure of dealing with, compliments of Uncle Sam. 1,669 more words


permanent damage

it’s there
i can feel it through my fingers
even when i’m not touching
i know it’s there

i forget that it’s there
my thoughts forgetting the damage… 78 more words

Spoken Weird

Coconut oil

Bit of a short and random post tonight… So a few weeks ago I had to have my hair cut pretty short and I wasn’t happy with it. 226 more words