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Inspiring

So I’ve been thinking a bit about being inspiring to others, and then read a post on Fit is a Feminist Issue the other day about being inspiring and it made me want to post something here about it. 876 more words

Fitness

Feminism Is NOT in an Inverse Proportion with Attractiveness

I keep coming across these stereotypes, not just on Facebook, but pretty much everywhere in the United States, that the “more attractive” a woman is, the less likely she is to be a feminist. 590 more words

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More Than a Single Standard of Beauty

via Beauty Photos All Sizes Curves.

A lot of the women in this slideshow are what would be considered “normal beauty.”  But, each and every one of them has their own issues with their bodies.  334 more words

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A Magazine for Me

When I saw the cover on this month’s Woman’s Running magazine, I immediately went out and purchased a subscription! Why? Because I felt so validated and inspired. 229 more words

General Musings

London Clubs championships (yes, I did it)

So that competition I’ve been dithering about? Dear reader, I did it. I very nearly didn’t though – I literally left my decision until the last minute. 843 more words

Powerlifting

Where was feminism in high school?

Recently, and quite often, I find myself peering into the past. And what I find there unsettles me more often than not.

As a teenager, and I make these observations having graduated from that phase of my life less than 6 months ago, I was troubled. 497 more words

Body

My Love Loves "Thick" Women

I watched this video, as it popped up along the side when I went to YouTube.com to find the original posting of the video I shared in yesterday’s post. 621 more words

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