As I see it, music is supposed to be a way to celebrate life and release our emotions. When i’m happy I tend to dance and sing along to songs on my iPod or the radio and when i’m sad I listen to heartfelt, slow paced songs that relate to how i’m feeling. 297 more words
As a woman who has felt the pressure and body shaming during childhood and teenage years, I have developed a deep feeling of self-consciousness. Being a grown woman puts everything under the perspective that no person walking on the surface of the Earth is perfect. 1,713 more words
By Keysha Whitaker, guest blogger:
Can a professional basketball player write anything except a check?
I didn’t think this exactly, but shamefully that was the spirit of my side-eye when I heard Kareem Abdul-Jabbar on CNN discussing a recent column he wrote for… 916 more words
When it comes to body shaming, subjecting ridiculous ideals on new moms is especially deplorable. Kudos to this momma for celebrating her shape and opening up the conversation about priorities in a recent Huffington Post article. 153 more words