trigger warnings
Nuance often seems to be a disappearing feature on the Internet, and this is yet another case where it has extremely harmful consequences.

May 27, 2014 at 5:00pm | 37 comments

eating disorders
When news outlets cover eating disorder issues as if they are a brand-new thing, or just a craze among some teen girls who have been exposed to too much Photoshopping, they’re delegitimizing the struggle of eating disorder patients past and present.
Eating again was confusing at first -- after not listening to my body for so long, I honestly couldn’t tell the difference between when I was hungry and when I was full.
In the seven years of my off-and-on affair with cutting, I've crossed several lines I promised I wouldn't.
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My story is about what I went through, trying and failing to protect her and the tragic inaction by police, social workers and the family court system that created a nightmare I never thought we’d escape.
I’ve never had such a triggering public freak-out, and I’m not sure when I’ll get over it.