She Was Once a Runner by Anon ymous
Approx. 25,840 words.
Published on April 26, 2012.
Nonfiction » Psychology » Mental health.
(4.33 from 3 reviews)
“She Was Once a Runner” gives an honest account of a female long distance runner on a Division I college scholarship and the resultant pressure cooker in which she lives. The memoir explores the physical and psychological effects of the Female Athlete Triad on a nineteen year old girl struggling to find her identity amidst a toxic team environment and discouraging parents.