Monthly Archives: October 2014

When Nobody Cares ‘Til You Cut Yourself, Part 3: 8 Reasons Why People Self-harm (Continued)

Trigger warning: graphic imagery, self-injury I cut twice. The first time was in November after a stressful day at work and a lecture from my mom that just barely tipped me over the edge. The second time was a relapse … Continue reading

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When Nobody Cares ‘Til You Cut Yourself, Part 2: 8 Reasons Why People Self-harm

Trigger warnings: self-injury Rash decisions tend to happen when we’re not thinking things through. When we don’t allow ourselves the necessary seconds to ask ourselves if what we desire in the heat of the moment is the best thing for … Continue reading

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When Nobody Cares ‘Til You Cut Yourself, Part 1

 Trigger warning: self-injury             11/2/2012        …I picked up a needle when mom went out.  I ran it across my thigh.  I did it again            and again until … Continue reading

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Four Reasons Why I Believe Cynthia Jeub

Disclaimer: the claims made in this article are drawn only from a Christian homeschool background and thus only pertain to similar such circumstances. Because this article responds to information found in this post, it may be useful to view it … Continue reading

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Transcript of Chris Jeub’s Podcast

To listen to the actual podcast, click here. Chris: Welcome to the Training Minds podcast, training minds for action in speech and debate, Episode 7. [music] Chris: Welcome, my friends, to the Training Minds podcast. I’m Chris Jeub, president of Training … Continue reading

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