NEDA Article – Contradictions in Recovery

Over the summer I submitted a piece to the National Eating Disorders Association's blog. About two weeks ago it was published! This is the first time I have ever had my writing published, and it means so much to me that it was by NEDA. Here is part of my article as well as the link…

This Goodbye Is Different 

(Hopefully) in a few hours, I will be boarding a plane that's destination is Raleigh, North Carolina. I say hopefully because I'm currently in Chicago, and my connecting flight to Raleigh was canceled. Now I'm just waiting and crossing my fingers and toes that the flight attendant will call me from the standby list to…

Review of “To The Bone”

Trigger Warning: Eating Disorders This past weekend I watched the much-anticipated film To The Bone, and these were my initial reactions: what the hell was that? it was completely unrealistic. it made the treatment seem like a joke, it emphasized the already stereotypical body type associated with anorexia. they barely focussed on recovery. the therapist didn't…