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I was a recipient of a random act of kindness.

Well, it wasn’t really random…but this man came up to me on Monday and told me he liked my outfit. I wasn’t happy because I needed reassurance that I looked good, or that I craved that ego boost. I was … Continue reading

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Equality.

It’s a shame humankind has not learned from their past mistakes. Discrimination is discrimination, period. By forbidding love, you encourage hate.

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Music guaranteed to make you smile.

Hey! Since my “Links” are so popular, I decided to step my game up and add a new section to DBL: Music Links! What should I expect with this new “Music” category? Expect links to playlists/radio stations/songs that are guaranteed … Continue reading

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Music and Awareness

You know why most people like listening to music? It forces you to live in the moment. Think about it.

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Sorry for the lack of posts.

I know I don’t have very many readers, which is why I am even more disappointed with myself for not posting as much as of late. I love every one of my readers for reading this blog; I hope you … Continue reading

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You are more than numbers on a scale.

I went to the doctor today and I have great news! I’ve gained weight…10 lbs. Why is that good news? That 10 pounds signifies the “happiness”, so to speak, that I’ve been filled with since ending my battle with abuse … Continue reading

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Links: Do what others won’t, sleep>food, and awkwardness

Do what others won’t. Sleep>food. Ever had an awkward conversation?

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Pass it on. Online Acts of Kindness.

This may be unwanted-unwarranted or whatever, but I need your help. I usually NEVER do this, but here we go: I was reading Tumblr and noticed several popular blogs who mentioned that this lovely woman is going through a hard … Continue reading

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Rejection Letters.

Today, I received my first rejection letter in the mail from my top choice school. I guess the person who viewed my application felt as though I wasn’t qualified or would’ve “fit in” at their school. At first, I was … Continue reading

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Banning thinspo on Tumblr

is a godsend. I know (as someone who struggled/is struggling with an eating disorder) how fulfilling it feels to validate your illness. Truth is, it’s unhealthy. Back when Dark, But Life was Dark and Life, I would have Thinspo/Pro Ana/Pro … Continue reading

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