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What hysteria attacks are really like

My latest hysteria attack was no different to those before; it came from nowhere, it was over quickly, and it was completely and utterly debilitating.

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When I was 20, I went insane.

Trigger warning: the following content includes eating disordered and destructive thoughts.

I know in the past it’s helped me to know someone else ‘gets it’, that someone else has been through the same thing I’m going through, and this knowledge has saved my life many a time. Now it’s my time to be that ‘someone’, if just one person reads my story and it changes something for them, then it is worth putting pen to paper – or fingers to keys.

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Posted in Books, Words

We read to know that we are not alone

This beautiful quote by C.S. Lewis inspired my post for the third blogger challenge topic – ‘Once upon a time’. This topic was set by Gaby who is doing a fabulous job of running the challenge:  

“This is something I, personally, have never done, and I know I would really love to […] The book can be anything, by any author and you could have read it last week or had it read to you when you were a toddler, it really is up to you. Just share your most loved (or maybe hated) book.”

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