Half way through my 21 day journey.
For as long as I can remember I’ve had body image issues. There is no logical reason for this as I am quite a lovely woman. I am fit and I am strong and I take really good care of myself. I don’t have any significant traumas from childhood that have scarred me for life. The only reasonable thing I can pin point is the social structure that we have set in place that tells you a woman isn’t valuable unless her body is perfect. This is an insidiously pervasive message that we can not escape in this day and age.
I turn 50 this summer and I do not want to take this ball and chain with me into my Cronehood. I do not believe in aging in the traditional sense. Yet, I do feel that the beliefs we carry can age us more quickly than junk food or…
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