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    I need help
    I have lately been through a VERY hard time and i have started self harming I have cut my arms and face and...More
    Posted by An_254296
    Sadden by the quietness of this board
    I used to come to this board and other ones to find comfort, friendship, hugs when needed it. These boards...More
    Posted by Anon_550
    LLT, Paja, others?
    Hi, there! I am hoping you will see this sometime and send me an email so I can invite you to a new, but...More
    Posted by tnmist
    strange site
    Signing off.....
    Posted by nightflier80
    trigger. it only hurts me - i don t tell
    It has been a while since I SH, I have thought about it more often. Why do I care as long as I am safe and...More
    Posted by nightflier80
    Anyone wish to stay in touch post webmd... Here's ...
    I guess it is called a disposable email addy. lol.More


    Life is the school, Love is the lesson.
    Posted by mandybutterflykiss
    Halloween Celebration.
    Hi everyone. I'm throwing a party and you are all invited! I have homemade popcorn balls, peanut...More


    Life is the school, Love is the lesson.
    Posted by mandybutterflykiss
    Brainstorming Guidelines for Taking Back our Board...
    I would like to begin by saying: I think: I would like to see the past issues on the boards stay...More


    Life is the school, Love is the lesson.
    Posted by mandybutterflykiss
    Miss You All.
    I left the boards for awhile as I needed to do what was best for my own wellness. The boards at that...More


    Life is the school, Love is the lesson.
    Posted by mandybutterflykiss

    Take the Poll

    Shall we fight to take back our boards and family of Butterflies or let go entirely?
    • Any unresolved hurts that need to be heard and addressed?
    • Anyone else seek to brainstorm on how to take our boards back?
    • What are your visions of what our boards should be?
    • Should our boards be?
    • Should we just move on?
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    Can someone help me?
    I've had to leave the SA community because there is no support there. Four trolls are having a hay day...More
    Posted by marysings
    so long
    i'm out of here. i don't like what this board has devolved to. take care everyone. hugs
    Posted by slik_kitty
    cutting while sleeping wanting advice
    so about a week ago i started waking up with scratches on my back and every night it got worse my boyfriend...More
    Posted by home82
    roll call
    people lets take our board back. I am seeing post going unanswered. We have never been about that. This board...More
    Posted by moreos
    so sad. triggery
    This has been a extremely rough week & 1/2. I'm struggling on levels that should send me straight to the...More
    Posted by moreos
    happy bday!
    Posted by slik_kitty
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    Posted by moreos
    Guess Who's Back (TRIGGER)
    I'm not sure if anyone remembers me, I haven't been on in about a year, mainly because I was better and...More
    Posted by Sammurai711
    Self-Mutilatior's Big Secret
    Self-Mutilators go through great lengths to hide their scars and secure their secret of self-injury....More
    Posted by CrimsonTruth127
    snowy says hi!
    she's really busy and doesn't have time to get on the boards. she says hi and says she is thinking of...More
    Posted by slik_kitty
    having tough time
    Hello to everyone. I have been feeling extremely lonely, even when in the presence of others. It doesn't...More
    Posted by Anon_473
    felt my heart stop beating
    dnt no what happened but 2 nights ago im laying in bed then all the sudden i felt this weird feeling in my...More
    Posted by TravisD27
    dissociative episodes-possible trigger
    Does anyone have any experience with dissociative episodes and self harm. I am considered a self-harmer by...More
    Posted by ducky200318
    Returning to the board…. (possible triggers)
    * * * * * * * * * * * It is hard to believe I haven't posted since September of 2008. Even more...More
    Posted by Sandy1986
    no one is posting. i hope everyone is doing well.
    Posted by slik_kitty
    confession(TRIGGER WARNING)
    space -----------------------------------------space ---------------------------------------space...More
    Posted by An_253028
    funny story
    Ya'll know i'm a grandma right. well my grandbaby is far away in another state. probably won't be able...More
    Posted by sittingbull594
    Anyone ever try E.C.T.?
    Just wondering if anyone's tried it & what their results may have been? Kate_TeMore
    Posted by katenewbie
    cutting before school (clothing, hair, etc)
    my son cuts his hair and jeans before school and we are often late because he thinks doesn't look right. he...More
    Posted by An_253211

    Take the Poll

    do you think it will be his body soon?
    • yes he will end up cutting himself too
    • no with medication, he should be able to just change clothes
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    Why? Can't the baby sleep more than 20 minutes?! Mama needs a *&%*$&#* break. I can't take it. And...More
    Posted by off_the_wall
    TGIF :)
    Took a lovely lunch break at wholefoods, sat outside in the warm air and read on my kindle. I treated myself...More
    with love and fulljoy
    Posted by rugger1369

    Spotlight: Member Stories

    I'm a 31 year old woman who started SI when I was 17. I was in and out of in-patient treatment from the time I was 17 until I was 23. I managed to...More

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