Why Do They Get Away With It?

earlier, i was in the kitchen making hot chocolate for J, and his brother was making coffee. we started talking about Desperate Housewives, a show we both love, trying to figure out whose death the women were responsible for, and tried covering up. it was the stepfather, who was an abusive piece of shit, and […]

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Depression: a friend that never leaves

TRIGGER WARNING: DEPRESSION, ABUSE & MENTION OF SUICIDAL THOUGHTS the bitter truth about depression is that it never truly goes away. sure, there are some days that are better than others, where you’re so unbelievably happy you think nothing can ever ruin it — but it doesn’t last. i guess emotions are fleeting.

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We Are Not Okay

thank you to NetGalley & Harper Collins HQ for a free copy of WE ARE NOT OKAY to review. this doesn’t affect my rating or review TRIGGER WARNING: RAPE, ABUSE, BULLYING, EATING DISORDERS, ISLAMOPHOBIA, SUICIDE, SLUT SHAMING If only they could have spoken out . . .

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Foul Is Fair

thank you to NetGalley and Penguin Random House for sending me an e-copy of FOUL IS FAIR to review. this does not affect my rating. this, first of all, is a book you have definitely got to read. bare in mind, it does go into detail about things which may be triggering for some. TRIGGER…

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What Kind of Girl

Thank you so much to NetGalley for a review copy of What Kind of Girl. This doesn’t affect my review whatsoever. TRIGGER WARNING: EATING DISORDER, ABUSE, SELF HARM Girl In Pieces meets Moxie in this unflinching exploration of the many forms of abuse society inflicts upon women, and the strength it takes to rise above…

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