To My Childhood Narcissist.

You failed.

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This is to my childhood narcissist, the person who tried to twist me, warp me, destroy me. This is for the person who tried to teach me that I was inherently bad — because of how I looked, what I liked, how I was born. This is for the person who not only tried to hurt me, but who delighted in causing pain in the people they were supposed to love.

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Articles on my mental health journey. Anxiety. Trauma. Inspiration.

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