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So what non-food item do you eat?

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#741 InkedRavensofDespair

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Posted 06 February 2021 - 05:51 PM

my nails, skin around my fingers, hair, blood, scabs

 

i've been eating my hair since i was 9 and i have really awful trich it seems like the one thing in my life i can't just stop

i have horrible scars which has rly fucked up my self esteem and body image

eyo same. Mainly scabs! working on being comfortable wearing a tank top, but every time some one says "what is that?" I get really self conscious. We got this! :) 


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#742 Married to the Dark

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Posted 10 February 2021 - 02:48 PM

Blood and my scabs... gross ik
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He broke my heart. You merely broke my life.

 

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Shadows fall over my heart
I blackout the moon
I wait for you to come around
You got me dancing in the dark
(Dancing in the dark)
I've closed my eyes

But I won't sleep tonight

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Black bird, black moon

Black sky, black light
Black, everything black
Black heart
Black Keys, black diamonds
Black out, everything black
Black, black, everything, everything

 

 

 

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#743 babybels777

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Posted 08 March 2021 - 07:56 PM

I eat soap lol


UGW: 45KG

 

 

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#744 Keller89

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Posted 24 March 2021 - 12:37 PM

I eat my dead skin, scabs, and pimples(non pus)/keratin plugs that I pop/pick off my arms and thighs.
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#745 knum

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Posted 24 March 2021 - 04:01 PM

Peanut shells



#746 Kaybug150

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Posted 24 March 2021 - 06:26 PM

The hanging skin from around my fingers. I've done it for so many years that, even when one wound heals, it leaves a perpetual scab, until I tear it open again.


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I have before - I will again.

 

The scale doesn't lie - people do

 

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GW2: 105

GW3: 99

GW4: 95

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​Close the door and keep it shut

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#747 littlesaturn77

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Posted 26 March 2021 - 02:54 PM

paper. so much paper. i must have eaten the equivalent of a book by now


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Posted 30 March 2021 - 10:49 PM

I bite my nails and ill eat them if it feels right. also paper, has anyone else tested which markers/pens taste good? cause tbh i think graphite is nice on standard notebook paper.



#749 sparkly dew

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Posted 31 March 2021 - 07:55 AM

i don't think ice isn't edible. you drink water so what :D



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Posted 10 April 2021 - 11:20 PM

My own blood after self-harming. (I know, creepy)


I do this too.. if creepy then why brain satisfied 😭

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Posted 11 April 2021 - 12:09 PM

I scrape ice out of the freezer and that shit just hits different

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Posted 11 April 2021 - 12:39 PM

I never actually have, but I’ve always had this urge to eat chalk. I haven’t tried it yet because I’m worried if I try it, it’ll become a compulsion or something lol. I usually satisfy the urge with chalk-like candies and that works well enough.
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#753 RunnersHigh05

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Posted 14 April 2021 - 12:08 PM

I eat bath towels. Just washed ones that have a lovely laundry smell are best.



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