Eating while living with a restrictive eating disorder is me standing up for myself.
Calculus, mosquitoes, Cormac McCarthy’s The Road, and other hazards.
Heartache, injury, thoughts on eating disorders…and glimmers of hope.
Plus advice on eating disorders and best friend anxiety—you know, the fun stuff!
Evening our keels.
In the throes of an eating disorder, loving yourself is practically impossible.
Dragging myself into the light.
Little answers to your big questions.
The lengths we go to to avoid being free.
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