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Eating Disorders Awareness Week

NEDAwareness Week 2014 Thoughts & Seal Press Giveaway

This week is the 2014 NEDAwareness Week, and this year’s theme is “I Had No Idea.” I think this is an excellent choice for a theme, as there a lot of myths and misconceptions surrounding eating disorders, and a lot of people have no idea what it is like to have an eating disorder, how […]

National Eating Disorders Awareness Week 2011

I’m going to be speaking about addiction, eating disorders and recovery, as well as reading from Purge: Rehab Diaries at Bethany Lutheran College in Mankato, MN on Thursday, February 24th, as part of National Eating Disorders Awareness Week 2011. Exact details are TBA (I will post them as we figure things out), but I’m looking […]

Recovery, Honesty, Shame and True Self

Last night I had the pleasure of talking about recovery at Augsburg College in Minneapolis. There was a good turnout and I was mightily impressed by the students who asked such great questions about eating disorders, recovery and other related topics. They really made me think! Usually, I talk about Purge from a writer’s perspective, […]

Augsburg College ED Awareness Week Event

I’m going to be doing a reading and presentation at Augsburg College in Minneapolis for Eating Disorders Awareness Week on Tuesday, February 23rd at 6PM in the Marshall Room of the Christianson Center. I’m going to read a bit from Purge, talk about recovery and do a Q&A and book signing. It should be great! […]