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I find myself looking at overweight people and thinking about their health, wondering how they feel with all the extra weight they’re carrying. I know I hate the feeling when I sit down and that extra roll of fat hangs over my shorts. 346 more words

Health

I Make Myself Sick

Have you ever eaten such a shitty day’s worth of food that you woke up in the middle of the night with acid reflux (also known as, “I threw up a little in my mouth”) which you then aspirated? 357 more words

I've Got the Goods

A couple of years ago I attended a conference on social entrepreneurship. One of the exercises I did there was to place my hands into a wooden box with my eyes closed. 273 more words

Goods

Lock Ness

Forgive: When a person decides to satisfy their lust using a child’s body, their actions are not forgivable.

Yet I forgave. Forgiveness for me meant unclenching the clawed, hairy fist of the beast from my heart, squeezing it so tight I could hardly breathe or function. 192 more words

Healing

My Body is Mine: Tattoos as Female Empowerment

When I first told my mother I was going to get a tattoo, she asked me a question I hadn’t gotten before: “Why?” The answer, though I hadn’t really thought about it, came easily: body ownership.  513 more words

Go to bed!

It has taken a trendy little wearable device to point out the fact that I’m not getting nearly enough sleep. I’ve been wearing a Jawbone UP since December. 306 more words

My Body

I'LL HUFF AND I'LL PUFF

One trudge down the meadow to the creek on snowshoes was enough, huffing and puffing, like walking through waist deep water!

Healing