Mental illness does not mean being “crazy.”
When do we expect to ever be able to look in the mirror and think, this is exactly the body I want?
6. Stop promising dad and yourself that you will never have a sip of alcohol or a puff of a cigarette in your life.
It’s like I’ve been getting the silent treatment all my life. It’s like she’s mad at me. It’s like I’m being punished because I did something wrong.