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Celeste Jones is shooting boudoir photos to empower all women: “I wanted any woman to look at my photos and say, ‘She did it. I can do it too.’”
The truth ― in the quiet of my bedroom when I’m sitting with a client ― is that men really do desire all kinds of bodies.
"As an emergency physician, I'm often asked about the coronavirus. When I was exposed and my tests kept coming back negative, even I wasn't sure what to think."
I met my future husband in the housing section of Craigslist. Today we’re holed up in our apartment with a looming wedding date.
One doesn’t have to be a public figure to be subjected to the kind of hatred or scrutiny Holliday has experienced.
"All of those experiences taught me how to be the best mum I can be."
"My phone rang. It was my father calling. 'It’s about this homosexuality. ... You are not to contact us in any way ever again,' he said.”
"Call it insufferable meddling or a deliberate safekeeping of culture through marriage, it’s still common for biodatas to end up in your inbox when you become 'of age' — even in America."
“I didn’t get to choose my mobility impairment, but with rope, I do get to call the shots on how my body feels.”
Being fat, getting fat, staying fat: These are things that have no inherent moral value.