But that was years ago. I have a much better relationship with my mother and have since learnt that she also struggled with her weight. So what’s brought it back since I’ve been at university?
Dieting has made me realise just how fucked up the media is
Madelaine Hanson

Scars remain long after the damage is done. We heal but like bones that were never set we come out gorgeously twisted. That’s your beauty, the uniqueness that only the broken have. You are a singular person, your scars show the world how strong you are. When others fell, you stood. When others were destroyed, you survived. How beautiful is that? So much more than waif like girls that look like boys with perms.

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