I Draw All Over Myself

Personal Stories, Advice, and Support 21 People

    When I Am In My ''Episode''

    When i am mentally not well i tend to pick up a pen and doodle on myself ... normally my hands or my arms. Anywhere really!But sometimes i color my WHOLE hand in ... pretty annoying to wash off. I don't even think i realize i am doing it most of the time ... just something that...
    deadinsideout deadinsideout
    26-30, F
    Aug 14, 2013


    Yep, I do. I often use my hand as a tablet for memos and I've also been known to draw my own tats on just for kicks. Oh and I'll get some henna at the art store and do mehndi tats on me and the kids. Gosh remember when the teachers would yell at you for that... "You're...
    mysplitpersonality mysplitpersonality
    36-40, F
    2 Responses Jun 1, 2008

    Beware Of Pens In My Bored Hands..

    Don't let me have them if you don't want to come back and find black or blue vines and thorns wrapping around my wrists or elephant trunks as fingers, or a demon face on my palm, it's long tongue running down the length of my forearm... I like doing a different thing every day...
    Girlonwire Girlonwire
    18-21, F
    4 Responses Sep 1, 2011


    I think this is a good time to write this. Today I am 17 months sober from self-injury, and I learned early on (even when I was SI-ing) that drawing on my arms would help. It is just something psychological with me, if I can see marks on my arm whether they are cuts, pen, or...
    AngelManson AngelManson
    18-21, T
    Jun 2, 2011

    It's Going To Be Permanent One Day

    One day I'll be that chick who walks by with oodles of tatoos all over her. I'll have at least one sleeve, containing a dagger, since I draw that one. I'll havea bracelet of barbed wire, quotes on my arms and palms and anywhere's else. I just want to be a walking doodle, but...
    Veronica4 Veronica4
    18-21, F
    1 Response Sep 3, 2011

    For Many Reasons

    I write with a pen to take the place of writing with a blade. I write to make a statement and remind myself of things I need to remember, whether it be to bring in my homework or to keep my head held high. I draw symbols and pictures that mean something important to me; I don't...
    fadingvioletdawn fadingvioletdawn
    18-21, F
    Sep 15, 2011

    Hey, Um.. You Got Something On Your...

    Today I came to school wearing normal school clothes (tank top, sweater black jeans etc.) and i noticed a lot of boys staring more noticeably then other days at my chest. I started  to think I had something on it when this guy came up to me and pointed right at my left...
    rubygloomy96 rubygloomy96
    1 Response Mar 29, 2010
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