Originally posted on Mollie Player:
Was just reading over some affirmations I wrote like a year ago. Some of them were stuff that at the time I never thought would come true. One of them was this: “I am naturally thin.”
Well, go Universe, ‘cuz on November 21 of last year (my thirty-fifth birthday), I officially gave up dieting–after ten straight years of it. Oh, and since then I have lost two pounds.
For the first time in my life, I am naturally thin.
If that was all I had accomplished all year, it would have been a great one.
For more of this story, read Enlightenment: What My Eating Disorder Taught Me About God.