the emo rantSelf-injury alone is a controversial topic that is often misunderstood and when put beside a label such as emo the results can be disastrous. Generally, I do not think they are even comparable. It is impossible for them to be alike when they are so opposite.the emo rant8 years ago in Scraps More Like This
An average adult would be questioning what is emo? A teenager might be saying emo, so what? Emo is a label short for emotional that originated in the late 80's as a music genre. Today emo is used in many ways. It can be used as an insult, a way to label someone, or it is sometimes used by people who do not understand it as an easy substitute for someone who cuts him or herself, a self-injurer.
Emo is purely a label, used by some to describe themselves and used by others to put someone into a group. Emo's are generally very upfront about their emotions, said to wear their feelings on their sleeve or on their T-shirt in li