Recovery Sins

I commit at least one recovery sin per day, and usually more than one. More often than not, the question of what I want for dinner fills me with existential dread. Having meals with people I don't know makes me want to bolt for the door and run far, far away. Sometimes, my food anxiety … Continue reading Recovery Sins

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Let’s talk about NEDA Week

As a mental health activist and eating disorder survivor, nothing should please me more than an entire week dedicated to public awareness of the most deadly mental illnesses known to man. However, many, if not most, National Eating Disorder Awareness (NEDA) Week efforts, especially "unofficial" efforts, are not representative of most experiences, and their neglect of complete, … Continue reading Let’s talk about NEDA Week