Does My Body Really Need Fixing?

From the soles of my feet to the top of my head, someone can find something wrong with every part of my body.

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123 RF (This isn’t happening to me).

Why does it take so long for women — and for humans in general — to figure this out?

Funny how we take certain things for granted until they start acting up.

We baby boomers are worried that suddenly something will happen, something that means that life as we know it will be over. Around us, friends and family members have serious conditions, are being treated for cancer.

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Otherwise, internally, things are good.

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My shoulders are my worst feature.

And then I said, fuck it, I’m wearing sleeveless dresses and tees when it’s this hot. Or whenever I feel like it. So there.

Except everyone says I look pretty damn good.

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In my world, gray roots are like bra straps; they must not show.

My career is designing and writing about design. Here, I can write about lots of things. My short fiction attempts to capture and evoke past moments in time.

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