Eating Disorders, Adolescence, & Overcoming Bullies

Sarah McMahon
7 min readMar 12

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“Sarah,” my teacher drones, not looking up from his attendance sheet. I numbly chirp, “here,” and continue staring out the window. I’m wearing jeans and my boyfriend’s hooded sweatshirt. My boyfriend goes to a different school, nearly an hour’s drive away, so I’m only able to see him on weekends. I enjoy the space between us, as…

Sarah McMahon

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