Pleasure At Any Size

This blog post, Ten Rules for Fat Girls, has a bunch of excellent advice on maintaining a positive body image even faced with the stressful and negative messages aimed at overweight people. I like how the writer emphasizes: “Touch yourself.  You’re not gross… Often because we are heirs to such body shame, we avoid getting to know our flesh.” This is a really excellent point, and one that we as sex bloggers would like to restate: everyone at every size should be acquainted with their bodies, know what feels good, and know how to pleasure themselves. Because if you don’t, who will?

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Jeana

Jeana Jorgensen, PhD recently completed her doctoral degree in folklore and gender studies at Indiana University. She studies fairy tales and other narratives, dance, body art, feminist theory, digital humanities, and gender identity.