My mother is the very first person to shape my understanding of body image because after all, as children (and beyond), our parents are our first role models. As a little … Continue Reading Happy Mother’s Day: a Love Letter To My Mother
I tried to leave. I really did.
Dear Body, I love you. Actually, I am in love with you. For a long time I struggled to find myself, to love you. I thought you were to blame. … Continue Reading Dear Body, For a Long Time I Struggled To Love you. By Ruth Krug
Content warning: Rape; sexual assault; abuse; dysphoria mention; transphobia; queerphobia Dear Body, We both know there was a “before him.” I spent a long time thinking there would not be … Continue Reading Dear Body, by Oliver Schminkey
Button Poetry is a YouTube channel in which I constantly lose myself because I am always so enthralled by the vulnerability displayed by the artists. Nearly every performance there feels … Continue Reading Letters to My Body: by Jonattan Salazar
How heartbreak sent me on my journey to mastering the art of love