Poems & Creative

"Feelings"

11/07/2019

At school her best friend called her fat. She took up a measuring tape and that...

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"Now I am living"

19/06/2019

I wake up each morningI take a deep breathI sit there and listenTo thoughts in m...

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I decided to take the risk and it’s been the best decision yet.

05/04/2019

Below is a poem I wrote near the start of my recovery from anorexia. I felt I co...

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No More

29/03/2019

'No more, thank you'As she piles my plate high'Mum, I’m not hungry'That’s my fav...

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The Journey

The Journey

10/01/2019

One day, my family started to embark on a journey that would lead us into the da...

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That Hateful Phrase

10/12/2018

‘This diet's going well,’ the young woman said, as she brushed the crumbs of cho...

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I can't eat

30/11/2018

I can't eat I'm not hungryI can't eat I feel sickI can't eat I'm too busyThe exc...

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Breaking up with Ana

07/11/2018

Dear Ana,  I’m breaking up with you.  We’re done. We’re through.&nbs...

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The old me

01/10/2018

I seem to have lost the old me, Forgotten the woman I used to be, I used to be b...

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Just live

01/08/2018

So what are you supposed to do?When you no longer look broken,Needing to be repa...

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A letter on a piece of paper

01/06/2018

Maisie talks about her experience of exam pressure and how this impacted on her...

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Guidance

28/09/2017

This poem is mainly about the complexity of my anorexia nervosa, which I have su...

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