Cover Photo: The writer's beagle sitting on a bed
Photograph courtesy of the author

What Adopting a Dog Taught Me About My Eating Disorder

During those first weeks, I was in a never-ending, often failing battle with Penny, then an eight-pound roly-poly of a beagle

How dare you?How dare you?How dare you?

I just can’t stay here

How dare youHow dare you

Love has teeth

LJ Jensen is a queer writer living in New York.