Cycles of Dieting

Originally posted on sometypeofartist:
I don’t like my body. I’ve always been overweight, and I don’t expect myself to ever reach the hot, buff levels society expects me to be at if I’m to be considered an “attractive” person, but I would like to lose my gut. Over the past year or two, I can…

Top Tips to Impress the Ladies

Originally posted on banal muffins:
‘Make Girls BEG To Sleep With You After SHORT-CIRCUITING Their Emotional And Logical Mind Into A Million Reasons Why They Should…’ This is the first line of Julien Blanc’s website, ‘pimpmygame.com.’ One scrolls down to find terms such as ‘validation stack,’ ‘social hook point,’ and the ‘four pillars of sex-worthiness,’…

#DressingWhileDisabled

Originally posted on Just Stimming…:
There are two stories I could tell you. One: I’m clinging to my roommate’s arm, trying to (re)learn how to walk in heels. Two: a friend sent me a pair of shoes. ***** One: I wore heels, once. I was in a choir, a choir that was a Really Big…

What is seen and what is said

Originally posted on The New English Landscape:
Derelict barn, Dartford, Kent, 2007 In 1936 the writer James Agee and photographer Walker Evans were commissioned by Fortune magazine to produce an article on the lives of poor sharecroppers in the American South. The ethos of Roosevelt’s New Deal produced a whole series of collaborations between writers,…