Fiction, Human behaviour

Seeking Mental Health Help

She needed help. But she couldn't ask even her closest ones. People didn't find it strange if someone asked them for a cigarette. Or for a pen. But she needed something more unusual. How could she just reach out and say, "I am drowning in hopelessness and feel like I can't take it anymore." They'd… Continue reading Seeking Mental Health Help

Fiction

Body Image Woes

How was it being inside a smaller, slimmer body? She longed to know. In her quest to attain conventional beauty, she tried everything from throwing up her food to starving for hours. Slim privilege existed in high school and she found out years later that the grown-up world had it too. Imagine her shock when… Continue reading Body Image Woes