Poetry Book:The Impossible LightAuthor:Lily MyersProject By:Grace Nelson
The book starts with the main character's life going through a big change. Her parents get divorced, her mom falls back into a solemn depression, her brother moves out, and her best friend has completely changerd over the summer.
Ivy begins to look at the people in her life and starts criticizing her appearence. She becomes extremely self-concious of her weight and comes up with a plan to get in shape. This is the beginning of her eating disorder. Ivy stops eating, talking to her friends, and looses her ability to focus.
Ivy over works her body and when she is biking she falls over and passes out. She forced her body to do too much, study to hard, and starved it of food.
Ivy is brought to the doctor where they question her health and talk to her about eating disorders. Her mom opens up to her and she begins the process of recovery by getting a therapist.
Ivy and her bestfriend Anna tell eachother everything that had been going on. They resolve their friendship and Anna gives Ivy the support she has needed all this time.