Eating disorders are built on a house of lies, but if it's the only house you've ever lived in, you just won't see it that way.
Sometimes we forget that there's more to life than just being okay.
"Life is so much more exciting when you give yourself permission to participate, however imperfectly."
That's when I knew: I didn't want to live like this anymore.
Being happy makes me a little crazy. And if you've ever thought you were the only one, I assure you – it's actually a really common thing.
How would my life be different had someone had the courage to intervene instead of the cowardice to mock me?
When I hear you breathing next to me in the middle of the night, I will wonder why I ever thought I was so noble for going it alone.
I can tell myself a thousand times that it isn't me. But it is me: I have agoraphobia.
The simple truth is that I do not know who I am without mental illness because I've never lived a life without it.
I'm going to do nothing, Facebook. Because if I wish one friend a happy birthday, I have to wish all of them a happy birthday.