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I Am Anorexic, But Happy

Personal Stories, Advice, and Support 17 People

    Hello! I am here because I'm proud of myself.

    I've been restricting and then binge eating for years. But in May, I said NO MORE BINGING! And I haven't since. I love the feeling of an empty stomach. I eat small amounts everyday but I haven't had more than 400 calories a day since July. (The Fourth of July I had 680, oops...
    peacepirate peacepirate
    18-21, F
    Sep 25, 2014

    I'm going to vent for just a damn minute.

    I'm so damn tired of being so damn nice all the time and never expressing how I really feel. I'm so damn sick to death tired of being unassertive and letting people push me around and walk all over me. When I was a teenager, a bunch of busybody do-gooders ( employees at my...
    atpeacewithme atpeacewithme
    31-35
    Aug 24, 2014

    It's Hard To Explain

    For me, being thin is not about trying to be health-conscious, wanting to look good, trying to live up to some societal ideal of beauty, or trying to be some certain dress size or number on a scale.             At the...
    atpeacewithme atpeacewithme
    31-35
    Jan 16, 2010

    I am the only person in the world

    who can be anorexic and happy. This is because I am a loner at the highest possible level. If you're a people person, then anorexia will make you miserable. Most social events involve food, so you can't be anorexic and have a social life. I never enjoyed these things for reasons...
    atpeacewithme atpeacewithme
    31-35
    1 Response Aug 24, 2014
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