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Tough Mother F

The older and wiser I get the more I realize the truth.

That we don’t have to be pretty or beautiful. We have to be tough mother fuckers to get by in this world. 115 more words

From Tallulah's Heart


What has changed since 1991?

The Beauty Myth has not.

As we women start to be liberated the Beauty Myth rears its ugly head more and more. 332 more words

Women's Studies



She moves, she undulates.

Each side-swaying step a glory in ripples.

Waves moving up, down, out.

Her skin barely containing her body as it strains. 367 more words


Show Your Scars - Confronting the Beauty Myth

“Not all wounds need healing and not all scars are ugly”  (The Lonely City, Olivia Laing)

We live in an age that kneels at the altar of image, where the populace at large prostrates itself before beauty, coveting the projections of perfection that infiltrate our lives minute by minute, moment by moment.   658 more words

Random Ramblings

dongeng kecantikan (II)

Agaknya bagaimanakah rupanya seorang ‘wanita profesional yang serius’ mengikut piawai dongeng kecantikan masa kini?
Penyampaian rancangan TV seperti berita mungkin dapat memberi jawapannya. Seorang lelaki berusia yang bersifat kebapaan, digandingkan dengan seorang pemberita wanita yang jauh lebih muda, dengan tahap kecantikan yang menepati tuntutan profesional. 281 more words


Just The Way You Are

Something interesting happened tonight. My girl and I went to the local shops after we watched the sunset and a woman was giving away face moisturizer samples outside the front of a fancy cosmetics store. 401 more words

From Tallulah's Heart