Posts Tagged ‘Body Image’

The Body Public, Part II

What’s the line between a compliment and an unwelcome invasion of privacy? *     *     *     *     * I got catcalled for the first time when I was 9 or 10 years old. Some childhood memories are vague for me, and when they suddenly spring to mind it’s nostalgic and sweet and nice.  The smell of […] Read more…

The Body Public, Part I

Hey y’all. I want to veer away from the frills and the food to talk a little about the bodies wearing said frills. I have lots of thoughts (shocker), so I’m breaking it up into parts. I’m primarily going to cite personal experiences as examples. In many cases, I am very, very fortunate that these […] Read more…

Victoria’s Secret: A Rant

In middle and high school, I attended an all-girls Episcopal school. It was very small, everyone knew everyone, and at some point you were going to have had a sleepover with almost everyone else. Not at once, obviously, no one lived in a castle, but still. We got around. God, that still sounds wrong. Writing: […] Read more…

She walks in beauty

One of the reasons I am venturing onto the internet under a nom-de-plume is because my father has learned how to use Google. So there is a chance that if Dad googled me one day, he would find out that not only do I talk in detail about my underwear on the internet, but I […] Read more…

Hello, Gorgeous

Hi. I’m blogging about underwear and baking. You’re welcome, Internet! So, look, I wanted to be a ballerina. I am probably the only little girl who ever wanted to be a ballerina ever ever ever in the history of the world, right? Sometimes in my dreams I am still an AMAZING ballerina, and when I […] Read more…

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