Plus a Patti Smith mini-series, Science invents goth ball pits, and thoughts on sex ed and body image.
“Don’t get in your head and lose an opportunity,” plus other advice.
Plus pictures of Pluto and power to Amandla and Serena.
“Sometimes it’s hard to admit you’re flawed.”
All the hottest suits for fat girls—and how you’re going to look great in them.
I don’t need to look “good” to be worthy of basic respect.
Waiting, wishing, and planning for change.
Plus advice on traveling and spending too much on eye shadow.
I flaunt ’em.
Knowing you’re allowed to love your body is only the first step.
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