Ericka Leonard

Articles by
Ericka Leonard

How To Dine Alone

My battery is draining, and I’m forced to put it away. Now what? I am left sitting with my burrito salad and fancy juice drink, feeling vulnerable and judged.

My Eating Disorder Used To Be My Best Friend

I believed it was saving my life, when in fact, it was slowly doing the opposite. Years of treatment and hospitalizations were spaced out between brief periods of “semi” efforts at recovery.