Anorexia stories, books, poems, and more

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Alex grabs my hand before I can leave, pulling me back towards him. His pupils are completely blown. I can feel the tendons stretched in his hand, the heat radiating from his body. “Just give me another chance.” he murmurs, tipping my head towards his. His eyes are ringed… Read More
I am a 22 year old who suffered a battle with Anorexia Nervosa, Restricting Type. I will talk about my journey, how my anorexia started, treatment centers and my experience, my most amazing dieticians and therapists, and finally recovery and learning to accept my body. Feel free to read… Read More

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Here is how you go belly up. Read More

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Amber is an athletic girl, who has no friends. That changes when Dove Dey moves to town. Her wild and active imagination leads to fun with the girls. But there are bullies. What happens? Read to know! Read More

Tags: snow, anorexia, queen

This is one of my darkest pieces of writing. I wrote it back when I was a teenager and I was experiencing some murky thoughts and feelings; I struggled several years to overcome these problems and finally found the voice to express what was happening to me. I wholeheartedly… Read More

Poem / Other

February 15, 2018

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When it comes to Anorexia Nervosa there is no such thing as too thin. Trigger warning. Read More
A few short stories followed by questions and madness Read More

Poem / Other

January 16, 2018

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With the continuing bombardment about obesity, is it any wonder that both anorexia and bulemia are on the increase once more. Read More

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TRIGGER WARNING - Please do not read if you feel you'll be negatively effected by a mental health condition related poem. Exploring my thoughts as I am currently recovering from anorexia. The lines and stanza's are intentionally various lengths :) Inspired by "Therapy" by All Time Low. Read More

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“Almost all absurdity of conduct arises from the imitation of those whom we cannot resemble.” – Samuel Johnson, The Rambler Read More

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This poem is very special to me, as I wrote it to a friend almost three years ago. She was battling anorexia and chose to confide in me to help her. It was a tough process as I have never dealt with a situation like that one, so I wrote… Read More

Poem / Song Lyrics

December 31, 2016

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This song is about eating disorders, the effects they have on both your mind and your body... I wrote this in the hopes of helping anyone who is struggling with an eating disorder as I am recently with anorexia. This is an encouragement to get help and trust other's when… Read More

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This is the story of my battle with Anorexia. It may be triggering so be careful, please. Read More

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The 'The Odd Ones' House

Because sometimes, you yourself can be a killer. Read More

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Sweet Beginnings is a story about a 17 yr old girl named Allison Rouge who struggles with anorexia and self harm. She's a senior in high school and meets a boy named Jake Clearwater who then discovers about her secrets but can't help falling in love with her. Allison is… Read More

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This is a song I wrote about recovering from an ED. Read More

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My Little Sister Cait takes a look at the side to the story you don't see. It reminds us that ignorance isn't always bliss, and that we should all wake up to the realities of mental illness. Read More

Book / Romance

April 13, 2016

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21-year-old Natasha has been struggling with depression and eating disorders for much of her life. 24-year-old Trevor has also struggled with depression, attempting to relieve his pain with drugs,Both are also striving to overcome their trust issues. As Trevor seems to be doing well with his substance abuse, Natasha is… Read More

Poem / Poetry

January 20, 2016

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This poem is about the voice of my eating disorder. If you have an eating disorder be careful while reading it. Read More

Poem / Poetry

January 04, 2016

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This poem is about my eating disorder voice who I named AnaMia. If you have an eating disorder just keep in mind it might be triggering Read More

Poem / Poetry

January 04, 2016

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This poem is about my Eating disorder. If you have an eating disorder please read cautiously Read More
A burb I put together and would love some honest feedback on. It discusses a first person account of body image issues faced by children and teenagers. Read More

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This is just basically a description of how a lot of girls (including me) have felt at some point in their lives. Read More

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This is the story of a girl suffering with eating disorders, depression, low self confidence, anxiety, and self harm. Her name is Tara and she is about to go through some life changing things. Her friends Kass and Lynn are along for the ride, along with a mysterious, unknown boy. Read More

Poem / Young Adult

August 22, 2015

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Sometimes there's a darkness deeper inside Read More
This story follows the journal entries of two girls who seem very different but soon realize they have more in common than they thought. They are both dealing with eating disorders. Allison is anorexic and she has fractured her leg due to her bones being so brittle, her health is… Read More
This short story is about a teenage girl's battle with an eating disorder. It describes how torturous life can be with an eating disorder and what daily life is like whilst battling your own mind. Read More
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