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Only a touch of Despair....

So much twirls about in this old woman’s head 

I lose my train of thought


but I’m ready to be an old lady  (ready or not) 322 more words

My Thoughts

To shave or not to shave

It’s been a long time since I last shaved my legs.  Not long enough that dinosaurs might have been roaming the earth but long enough that I knew it was going to take more than one razor and quite a lot of bending over. 646 more words


Body Hair in Art

In the next few posts, I’ll explore body hair in art history, especially on images of women. No this isn’t a post about puberty like one of those books parents toss to their kids because they’re afraid of  481 more words


Model Threatened for Unshaved Legs - Why Am I Not Surprised?

TW: rape culture. CW: mention of sexual assault threats and cisnormativity.

A few weeks ago, photographer and model Arvida Byström appeared in the new adidas “Icons of Tomorrow” campaign… 518 more words

Body Image


This is a topic that has been gnawing at the edge of my brain for a long time.

Women have been shaving their legs only recently in human history–and now it’s become so normal that there are men out there that believe women are naturally hairless, as we tend to get rid of hair, well, … 508 more words


Thursday Thoughts - On A Hairy Note

When that man (yes, I am sure it was a man!) decided that women should be perfectly hair free of the leg, underarm and facial region, what right did he have?! 283 more words


Macro Monday

Anyone that knows me well knows that I hate spiders immensely. I, on the other hand, was looking for things to photograph so I had to bite my tongue on this one. 89 more words