Some of the labels I am being given aren’t there to further alienate me but rather to help me seek out the specific help that I need.
Yes, other casual diners in this establishment, I’m a complete enough person that I can just sit and enjoy my own silent company.
The worst thing is returning home from your vacay and saying, “I wish I ate more! I wish I drank more! I wish I fucked that hot bartender! I WISH I HAD MORE FUN!”
Walking into that appointment felt like a big first step on the road to experiencing relationships in a healthy way.
Brands like Dove remind us to focus less on an athlete’s nipple size and more on her accomplishments.
For a long time, I felt like I wasn’t “okay,” and the idea of emotional stability seemed like a far away and unattainable dream.