Cecil Murphy with a personal story about denial and facing hard truths.
Nathan Daniels realized that he practiced rituals of self harm in order to move his emotional turmoil to a focus outside himself. Here’s why it happened and how he stopped.
The neighbor boy came into my room and asked if I knew anything about sex.
“‘Trauma in youth becomes attraction in adulthood.’ You just rocked my world with how true that is.”
Mel talks about how childhood trauma lead to unhealthy sexual experiences and self-hatred later in life. (TW for sexual abuse.)
“We can’t support boys and men who are struggling when we believe that their struggles make them weak.”
These are comments by JJ and Joanna Schroeder on the post “Lead a Good Life, Everyone: Trey Malone’s Suicide Note”.
TW for brief mentions of… basically everything that I trigger-warn for, actually. I have anxiety triggers that are almost never warned for. This is because my triggers are either very uncommon (people are drinking aaaaaaaaaaah) or impossible to implement warnings for (unfortunately, I cannot get the people who hate me to say “TW for pressing […]