Every day is a battle with my physical appearance — for the most part, anyway. This isn’t news, nor is it anything out of the ordinary. I know that it’s something we all struggle with, or have at one point. But, we shouldn’t feel we have to be silent about it, pretend it’s not a big deal, or suppress those thoughts until they take their tole, because they do, time and time again. It’s exhausting.
Because it matters. How we feel about ourselves matters. It’s a conversation we shouldn’t be afraid of having, but we are. Continue reading ““To lose confidence in one’s body is to lose confidence in oneself.””