Stories

Overwhelmed and Confused

As an 8th grader in middle school I was happy nearly all the time, and made very fond memories in my free time. I was looking forward to the “high school experience”.  I signed up for a sport for my 9th grade year because it seemed like another...

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Cutting

 I used to cut a lot. I’ve cut it down, but it is still a problem.  CONSIDER THIS: Life is very tough and everyone goes through many times in life where they feel distressed and sometimes, unfortunately, use self-harm as a coping mechanism. You...

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My Mother Bullies Me

My mother is asking me if I’d rather go to a boarding school instead of living with the family. To be sure, I could care less! But why? Does she really hate me that bad that she wants me gone? What did I do? How can I change? I’m super lost. It...

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Laughed at for Dyeing Hair

I got laughed at because i dyed the ends of my hair purple. CONSIDER THIS: When people make fun of you for something about your appearance, it can be really hurtful.  In this case, you just decided to do something distinct with your hair and now...

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