These poems create the story of what is said in the title; An Ex-Self-Harmer.
The truth is, self-harm isn’t uncommon and it needs to end. Most people who don’t do this don’t understand. Maybe this can help. These poems, this story.


(Age 13)
Her Reason

(Age 14)
First Thoughts
First Time

(Age 15)
Her Attempt
As If
Her Pain

(Age 16)
The Process

(Age 17)
Sick of This
She’s Afraid
What’s a Year?

(Age 18)
She Does It…
Pros And Cons
Would You?

One response »

  1. i have personaly worked with learning disabilites and come across this its like a form of realse sometimes once they have done it they feel fine again but its not pleasant to see iam glad this is over .this blog is lovely the words on here keep writing it you will help others to understand to well done.

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