Kira Dorothy – How my Eating Disorder Remained Hidden for Decades.

*Trigger warning: eating disorders. I recently watched the Netflix movie “To the Bone”. So many people had told me how great it was. They were people who don’t know that I am recovering from an Eating Disorder. I tried to approach the movie with an open mind. It turned out to be yet another narrative [...]

By |2019-07-08T13:41:08-07:00July 9th, 2019|Categories: Stigma Fighters|0 Comments

Kira Dorothy – Voiceless with Fibromyalgia

Have you ever asked yourself what your inner child wants you to do? Do you ever have moments where you really want to do something and know you shouldn't and you do it anyway? Or moments when you do NOT want to do something and do it anyway? Or you just can't decide which to [...]

By |2019-07-02T13:40:09-07:00July 5th, 2019|Categories: Stigma Fighters|0 Comments

Teleaha Dozier-Grady – My Mental Health Journey

Childhood I know I did not have anxiety or depression when I was a kid. Yes, I was anxious about getting friends because I was a shy and quiet person. I also knew I had a hard time making friends because of it. So, my mother enrolled me in an after-school program and dance classes. [...]

By |2019-06-21T14:26:42-07:00June 24th, 2019|Categories: Uncategorized|0 Comments

Kyle Gadaire – Upheaval

Having been seduced and subsequently beaten into a pulp by this variety of mental illnesses, I have been placed in this burning seat again. Poked and prodded, like a newly discovered extraterrestrial, this process is beginning to bore me to a slow death. God, just make this repetitive bullshit stop. A constant droning inside my [...]

By |2019-06-21T11:53:01-07:00June 21st, 2019|Categories: Stigma Fighters|0 Comments