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xXAngel-In-WaitingXx Featured By Owner Nov 9, 2008   Writer
I understand how you feel.
Cutting is an addiction. It's not something that just because someone says you should stop, that you just stop.
I cut for over two years. The last time I cut was almost two months ago. Sometimes i want to so bad, it makes me cry.
It'll work out eventually. PLease seek help. Don't try to hide it.
I wish you well.
i-am-the-culprit Featured By Owner Nov 7, 2008   Photographer
You can make it through, hun.
It's been almost 8 months for me.
We can make it through this together. <3
snsarenotmyfriends Featured By Owner Oct 21, 2008   Writer
I love that the picture is of a smiling girl. This secret is beautiful, if sad. I've totally been that girl, smiling her hardest seconds after crying and bleeding.
VampireInTheSunlight Featured By Owner Oct 18, 2008   Writer
you aren't hiding any more
and you don't need to rely on cutting
it's you that cuts
it's you that hurts
you are relying on yourself
remember that
and you don't need to cut
FragileReveries Featured By Owner Oct 18, 2008  Hobbyist Photographer
Kitamai Featured By Owner Oct 17, 2008
You can do it. A very wise woman once told me 'You never have to do that again'. As easy as that makes it sound (while I know it isn't), it is very true. There are other ways of dealing with what life throws at you and they aren't just open to the collected, balanced few of us. Please, use the people around you. Use any one of these responders who would jump at the chance to help someone in need, myself included. The best thing I ever did for myself was to reach out to people who cared- friends that convinced me to get help for myself. It's scary, it's risky, but the alternative is continuing as you are now, down a road that doesn't lead anywhere happy.
lupinsmyman Featured By Owner Oct 17, 2008  Hobbyist Photographer
Tell someone.

It's embarrassing and may hurt more initially but it really helps. :)
a-tired-girl Featured By Owner Oct 17, 2008
Freedom-Falling Featured By Owner Oct 17, 2008  Hobbyist General Artist
It took me a very long time to recover. Years and time and even then I'd still turn back to the blade. But me realising that I'd rather be without the constant struggle and inner turmoil, I pushed myself to stop. Now Im cut-free. You can do it ST, just have so much determination to get out and you can.
marballz Featured By Owner Oct 17, 2008
I smile is the best disguise, but it can fuck you up in the mind if you leave it on to long, it fucked me up, I don't think I can recover, I thought I was, but, I don't think the person I rely on wants me around anymore, and Ive been forced to put the smile back on, because I don't know anybetter, and Its killing me, the little mental health I did have is wasting away, and the shadows are at my door, don't let it happen to you please.
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