Lily Myers, Shrinking Women & the Power of the Spoken Word. {Video}


“Across from me at the kitchen table, my mother smiles over red wine that she drinks out of a measuring glass.

She says she doesn’t deprive herself but I’ve learned to find nuances in every movement of her fork and the crinkle in her brow as she offers me the uneaten pieces on her plate.

I realize she only eats dinner when I suggest it. I wonder what she does when I’m not there to do so.”


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jenniferswhite Mar 8, 2014 9:36am

Love the re-share for International Women's Day!

Jennifer White Oct 20, 2013 11:11am

I saw this and loved it and was glad it was recognized. I'd also like to see expressed why women gain weight, because I think it's often connected to wanting to cover yourself, make yourself less overtly sexualized and to hide…

sara lovelace Oct 20, 2013 9:38am

Blown away by this. So true. So true.

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