Secret books, and ending friendships.
It doesn’t have to be about who’s right and who’s wrong.
Customer service agents will want to help you.
Giving peace a chance.
Tips on stigma, diagnosis, treatment, dissociation, and exercising empathy.
November 2015: Assembly
Helping the elderly wasn’t exactly fun, but I’m glad I did it.
Start by saying these magic words: “It’s no big deal.”
You don’t have to understand what it’s like to be me.
“Hardening my heart” against my abuser was not only OK, but necessary.
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