Month: May 2019

I see you

I see you.⁣ ⁣ You, writing to me about how it’s so hard to get hurt and get back up again.⁣ ⁣ You, emailing me essays about all the pain in your life.⁣ ⁣ You, commenting on my power, which is the power you see and want more of in yourself.⁣ ⁣ You, who can’t imagine having thousands of strangers having opinions on your body

I am protesting

This is from a social media post that I shared in May 2019. The post went viral and then was taken down: Hey Facebook/IG. I noticed your community guidelines are awfully specific about when my naked body is appropriate and when it is not. ⁣ ⁣ I noticed that my nipples are appropriate when they are an act of protest, specifically.⁣ ⁣ I also noticed