My Blog through recovery from Trichotillomania. Im 20, Irish. Been suffering for 12 years but this summer I got control of Trichotillomania,
"So starting today, I’m breaking out of this cage. I’m standing up, I’ma face my demons."
"Growth is painful. Change is painful. But nothing is as painful as staying stuck somewhere you don’t belong."
No-one else can save you.
People will try. They will give you as much advice, tools and inspiration they can muster – but if you’re not willing to help yourself, it will all be pointless.
The amazingly wonderful news?
You totally can save yourself.
You absolutely can own your power.
All it takes is commitment, patience, and willingness to seek what is good.
The even more amazingly wonderful news?
You can start being your own hero right now, this very second.
The power is yours."
"Recovery isn’t about getting back to how you were before, it’s about building something new."
You must be willing to change. You must be willing to break the deal you made with the devils within. You must be willing to leave the past and not be tempted to rebound when times are tough.
You must be willing to let go of everything and anyone that takes you back to your sins. You must be willing to have hope. You must be willing to have hope that you can change and that you will and that you will be better.
You must believe you are worthy of change and you are worthy of improvement and you are worthy of being the best."