When it comes to the reasons we stay in hiding and don’t share our work, there’s one issue that looms larger than all the others. And it applies most potently for women.
Despite heavily promoted myths of instant transformation, coming home to the body is a long process that requires patience, trust, and compassion.
After a lifetime at war, this is how I developed a loving relationship with my body and learned to call it home.
I eat all the time. Sometimes, dessert is dinner. I still fit into clothes from over 20 years ago. I have a great body. But I’m not lucky.