“I tried bulimia once There’s nothing quite as lovely as a thoughtful message from someone who understands: “Sorry you’re going through thi...”
last year I was dying last month I wasn’t sure if I could go on last week I was contemplating giving up this week I am trying to do better this month I am fighting this year I am living
- Anorexia:You can lose so much weight.
- Me:Well... sometimes I have the feeling I can do crystal meth, but then I think, mmm... better not.
“The fact that you were essentially dead does not register until you begin to come alive.”
You don’t need to justify eating what you’re eating. Maybe you’re eating maybe you’re eating because you’re hungry, maybe you’re eating because you have to, but maybe you’re just eating because you want to. All of these things are okay. You do not need to ju...
“We don’t eat calories. We eat food.”
skipping breakfast is NOT an achievement not eating lunch does NOT solve anything restricting dinner will NOT make you stronger
Reminder: You are allowed to love yourself. You are allowed to put yourself first. You are allowed to take care of yourself. You are allowed to not want to hurt anymore. You are allowed to want to be happy. You are allowed to actually be happy. You are allowed to live.
“I feel it when someone tells me they need to lose some weight so they’ve stopped eating lunch. I feel it when I have to return clothe...”
The severity of your eating disorder is NOT determined by your ‘low weight’ The severity of your self harm is NOT determined by your ‘worst cut’ The severity of your depression is NOT determined by how suicidal you have been. The severity of your mental illness IS determined...