Love Body

Saying high school and teenage life is rough is an understatement. As articles in Germ Magazine attest, high school is an awkward period that...

Modern media typically portrays high school as a very special phase in a person's life, but the industry does not usually show the entire...

For as long as I can remember, I have always wanted to be pretty. What "pretty" meant was a mystery to me. In some...

Two truths and a lie… When I was seven, a man said I would eventually go crazy. My mom used to tell me: I...

Most of us do a good job faking false smiles when there are really just frowns underneath. Our social masks pretend that we aren’t...

I have a certain memory from years ago that I can’t seem to shake. A friend one day wore a pink shirt paired...

When heaven gave out locks before my debut as a newborn, my angel on the assembly line must have gotten distracted and given me...

I’m fat. I always have been, and, honestly, I probably always will be. My jeans make a very specific “swishy” sound when my thighs...

It’s easy to look at someone who can’t fit through a door properly and wonder in astonishment: “How did they even get to that...

“Look, I found some gummy vitamins in the back of the pantry!” announced my mom excitedly. “Okay… You’re sure they’re still good?” “Of course! Vitamins don’t...