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Self-Injury Awareness Day 2019

These days, it seems as if most people from their preteens on up have heard of self-harm or may even know someone who purposely hurts their self. Self-injury can now be found on TV, in movies, books, and all over the web. There is much more information about this aspect of mental health than there was 20 years ago; when I first started using self-injury as a coping mechanism. That’s right, I am one of the 1 in 5 females who self-harm. For males, 1 out of every 7 has turned to this as well. In the US, there is an estimate of two million people who reportedly self-harm every year. (Continue Reading)

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Early Morning Thoughts: March 2, 2019

Early Morning Thoughts: March 2, 2019 I am writing this from the comfort of my bed via my smartphone. So,…

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[Trigger Warning] Where Is The Real Me?

What I am about to discuss may be a trigger for some people who have dealt with sexual assault or self-harm. Please read with caution. If anything upsets you, please stop reading.

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*Trigger Warning* A Poem | Self-Harm

*Trigger Warning* | These feelings bubble to the surface again | And I can’t help but to feel | Like my razor is my only friend…

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Self-Injury: What You Should Know

Are you aware?

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Is It Still Self Harm If I Didn’t Want To Harm Myself?

Amy is a very inspirational young woman, and I want you to read her story. I am so proud of this girl, she has come so far. She teaches us to never be mad at ourselves! ♥♥

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Self-Injury Awareness Day 2018

Self-Injury Awareness Day Was 3/1/18.

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Self-Injury: Gary’s Story

What could possibly cause a person to pick up a knife, or a razor blade and purposely cut themselves? Different people have different reasons for doing this.

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Stuck In The Negative

I am always looking at the negatives and tend to overlook the positives.

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Broken (Again)

I’ve wanted to post something for a while now, but just haven’t totally what to say or write. My life…

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Looking Up: For Today

I am too scared to say that my depression has lifted because I don’t want to get my hopes up….

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Thinking About Life: July 11, 2017

After careful consideration, I have decided to quit my ghostwriting job. It just was not worth it anymore. I sent them…

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Emotional Overload *Trigger Warning*

Emotional Overload I am in an emotional overload and I don’t know why. I am all over the place and…

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Sea Isle City ’17: Day 2

Since I am using writing as my main coping mechanism for my mental health and addiction issues, I have come…

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Creating an Impulse Control Log in Place of Self-Injury

You can create an Impulse Control Log notebook if your goal is to try to distract yourself from self-injury, or…

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What you can try to do Instead of Self-Injuring

What you can try to do Instead of Self-Injuring If you are a self-injurer and you are looking for alternatives…