Telling his story gives me the freedom to deal with mine.
Can you ever really know someone?
Real mental illness doesn’t always look like what you see in the movies.
How to make people feel included.
How I learned to deal with vaginismus.
A cautionary tale about letting other people’s opinions shrink you down.
My history with mental illness doesn’t make me special.
You don’t have to be defined by four tiny years of your life.
How I realized that my physical self is, in fact, a part of me.
My true ethnicity is a secret I have never tried to keep.
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