Tag Archive: self-harm

A Sudden Meltdown

2 days ago we had a MELTDOWN Out of the blue Now we’re afraid. Afraid to call our shrink, lest she admit us to the psych ward. We’re afraid to talk to our… Continue reading

cracked – Part II

Cracked.  Our skin has dried out so much that it has cracked.  Raw. Peeling. Bleeding.  Sore.  How did we get to this point?  Through neglect? Trying to  remember…. The body in which we… Continue reading

Safety Pins Are Not Safe

Bloody scary sores. Bloody wounds everywhere. Gaping holes in our flesh. Torn skin, ripped skin, ravaged flesh.  And a safety pin.  A fucking safety pin on the bathroom counter.  This was yesterday’s afternoon/evening. … Continue reading

The Other Scars

TRIGGER WARNING!  Today is Self-Harm Awareness Day, so that’s what we’ll be writing about. I’ve already done a blog post about cutting  (“The Evolution of My Self-Mutilation” ) but there are lots of… Continue reading

Neglect: A Different Kind of Self-Harm

Summer is over.  Gone too are most of our memories of it.  A few things stick out inside our brain, either because they were really good (like when Sis visited) or really bad… Continue reading