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My Mother Wants Me To Be Anorexic

Fighting My Mother to Heal From My Disease

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My mother looks at me and sees the monster who ate her daughter.

She squints her eyes half-shut. She tilts her head to the side. She tries to understand what went wrong.

In my mother’s head, she is still in charge. I am still her victim. She lays her poison into my mouth and I swallow…

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Rivka Wolf

Rivka Wolf

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I’m the little girl who lived down the lane. Much appreciation to David Lynch. This generation of little girls are speaking for ourselves.