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What It’s Like to Have an Eating Disorder During Lockdown

A cupboard full of canned goods triggers my deepest insecurities

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WWhen I was 11 years old, I watched the second Jurassic Park movie, The Lost World, and had a panic attack about a giant meteor hitting the Earth and causing the end of the world. I lay in bed and pushed my open eyes…




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Cara Roe

Cara Roe

Hottie living and working in Eora, attempting to write in places that exist outside of my diary.

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