Content warning: eating disorders.
During the pandemic, mental stresses have been very high. The loneliness and isolation of lockdown only exacerbate whatever problems we might struggle with already. Brynne Mosteller decided to write a poem about eating disorders, as a way of raising consciousness and fostering understanding. An English and Music double major in her sophomore year at The Ohio State University, she lives in Green, Ohio with her parents and two cats. Brynne is planning to become a high school English teacher after graduation.
Also find an accessible word document version here: ‘Room No. 5151′ by Brynne Mosteller