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When Nobody Cares ‘Til You Cut Yourself, Part 5: How to Help Self-harmers

In the last post, I seem to have listed every possible thing NOT to do or say to someone self-harming. So, to compensate, I’ve dedicated this post to being about what you CAN do to help self-harmers. The way helping … 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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