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Wellbutrin, Day One

A Brief History I have struggled with capital-D Depression nearly my whole life. During my childhood, my mother tried to take me to child psychologists. It didn’t take. As a teenager, a second attempt was made, and we tried pharmaceutical … Continue reading

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“The BMI is Bullshit,” said the grumpy Amazon before deftly crushing the skull of her enemy.

For those of you who don’t know, the Body Mass Index (BMI) is a scale that uses only your height and weight to generate a score. Essentially this score is your body’s health grade. It does not factor frame, weight … Continue reading

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52 Lists Project | List 1: “Goals & Dreams”

First list of 2017! As discussed in my starter post for this series, I decided to use the last week of 2016 to delineate my goals for 2017. It seemed the logical approach. And here they are! I started off … Continue reading

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No More Scales: Adventures in Body Image

In 2005, I was eighteen years old. I weighed roughly 260 pounds, and wore a size 24 pant in women’s plus measurements. At least, that is how I remember it. I will attempt to attach an old photograph for reference, … Continue reading

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