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#notyouraesthetic

I had very different plans for today, but these words have been bouncing around in my brain and my drafts for weeks now and if I don’t write them all down and get them  1,299 more words

Everyday Life

Fuck Flattering

My Uncle Joe passed away last Friday night and his funeral was this week. I will miss him a lot. I use art often to help me deal with emotions, especially when I am upset. 448 more words

The Gift of Listening

     There are a few things that humans can give and they mean so much and cost so little. One is a smile. Another is to just listen to someone. 740 more words

Vulnerability

The New Scarlet Letters

For those of you whose high school experience did not include the required reading of The Scarlet Letter by Nathanial Hawthorne, I would encourage you to read at least the plot synopsis linked in this paragraph… 914 more words

Choices

ReFashion 2016: Resort Style, Body Acceptance & Fatkini Fall!

It’s been AGES since I did a ReFashion post! I have done a lot of hemming, mending and alterations that I just couldn’t manage to post yet, but hope to get around to it. 518 more words

SweetLeigh

On children and growing up

So I’ve been thinking…

When did we, as a society, get it so wrong when it comes to growing up?

If you watch children for any length of time, you will see that they have the best approach to life and then somewhere on the path to adulthood, we stuff it up. 349 more words

Thinking

the myth of 12: on love, selfies, and marilyn monroe

Today you can find my post “The Myth of 12: On Love, Selfies, and Marilyn Monroe” on The Pinup Professor! I was so happy to write this piece about body confidence and self love for Annie’s blog, and I hope that you’ll give her a visit and check it out!