Tag Archives: modesty

slut shaming

19 Jun

“Ultimately, it is easier to slut-shame young women by telling them that their clothes are too sexy than to tackle cultural violence at its root.”
Laurie Penny

Because both Ameila and BethSmash made very insightful comments in response to the New Cool Thang post on modesty, I’d like to share a few excerpts here from a very insightful Guardian Article regarding Slut Shaming:   Continue reading

Body Parts

17 Jun

Since Lucinda gave the heads up about the modesty convo going on over at New Cool Thang, I have decided I simply MUST share this absolutely FABULOUS blog post written by Kristina, about Body Image, Marriage, Nudity, and Sexuality.  About nudist beaches and fearing a boudoir photography session.  About aging and how our bodies change over time.  About how we judge other’s bodies, and about intimacy with the ones we love.  Continue reading