On Eating Disorders, Self-love, and God

I recently had the honour of being published on the Good Women Project. I shared my story of finding my worth in a guy, which led to heartbreak which led to a decreased sense of self, which led to my eating disorder, which then led to finding a new sense of self-love and -worth in […]

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Criticism: Breeding both Insecurity and Pride

As some of you may know, over at Libero Magazine we’ve started a movement called #StopFitspiration (you can find out about thathere) and, as is evident in my previous post. This past week, however, the criticism was turned on me personally. And they brought out the big guns: they called me fat. More specifically, they […]

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Self-love

Starting next month at Libero Network we will be talking about Self-Harm; so I thought I’d kick-start things with a post on the opposite: Self-love. This post was originally published as a guest post on my friend’s blog: crsawka.blogspot.com back in April 2011. Now that I have this personal blog, I decided to re-publish it here. […]

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Confidence vs. Pride

I was recently asked by Arielle Lee Bair to write a guest post for her blog on Confidence. Here it is: “Self-love lies as the ground of love; but the paradoxical passion of self-love when at its highest pitch wills precisely its own downfall.” -Søren Kierkegaard Pride: “A high or inordinate opinion of one’s own […]

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