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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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What Not to Read: Elsie Dinsmore

        Recently I’ve begun pulling books from my bookshelves, putting them in two separate piles—the Sell On Amazon Pile, and the Get Rid Of Pile.  After all, what I don’t see as anything more than junk could … Continue reading

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