emotional abuse
In this age of Internet dating and catfishing, stories like mine are probably more common than one would think.
ihtm contest
I knew that I hadn’t been taking care of myself, but this was the most unpleasant wake-up call of my life. I didn’t know if I could change my fate, but I vowed to try.
food
According to my doctor, a person with a broken bone needs as many calories as a “very active” person during the healing process -– and, at least in my case, my body has responded with a deep and abiding hunger. Smart move, body.
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Dec 20, 2012 at 2:00pm | 25 comments

magical places of healing
Are you considering living at home with your parents and their dogs to sort through childhood issues? I highly recommend it.
bruises
I did not burn the house down in the name of traditional Chinese medicine, though I kept my neighborhood-crazy-lady rep by waving what looked like an enormous joint around my knee for 15 minutes.