I Love My Scars

Personal Stories, Advice, and Support 62 People

    While i understand that scars can represent a

    whole different meaning to others, I think scars look awesome on myself and other people. I like the way they look, feel, and that there's always a story behind them, whether silly or serious. I envy those that have badass looking scars on their chest or neck. Probably not what...
    shweek shweek
    26-30, M
    Dec 16, 2014

    I think scars are cool,

    I have this one scar on my forehead that I got when I was in the 4th grade, it's barely even noticeable now, but funny how one of my classmates at the time caused it with their teeth. we were all outside during recess, and at the time my school had divided the boys from the...
    Gabs1997 Gabs1997
    18-21, T
    Aug 29, 2015

    I love my Scars. Because they tell of the past,

    of what I once went through. Of what I still go through. Emotion, physical, and mental abuse. The scars also show old addictions I've gotten into. An old gang I had no reason to be in. These scars are here to stay, cause they also help me love another day...
    SweetAlone13 SweetAlone13
    18-21, F
    1 Response Feb 9, 2015

    They Remind Me I Survived

    I have a history of eating disorders and self-harm that dates back as far as I can remember. I have spent the last 16 years of my life worrying about what I eat, and most of my adult life obsessing about how I look. This is ironic because the years of throwing up have left me...
    sweetdemonica sweetdemonica
    31-35, F
    1 Response Nov 29, 2009

    A scar tells me a different story.

    And don't read my story and then think you know me. But yes I used to be a cutter. I started when I was 13 or so. And I continued for a little bit, and then with the help of my boyfriend I stopped. And I have done it here and there from time to time when I am feeling my lowest...
    Rasberrysweetness Rasberrysweetness
    22-25, F
    May 7, 2014
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