Body-image stories, books, poems, and more

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Poem / Young Adult

February 18, 2020

Reads: 32

Comments: 1

The Booksie Classic House

This poem describes my relationship with the mirror. During any stage of our lives, we are all bound to experience times of lowness with our self image and how we look, and come to a point where we think that our reflection in the mirror defines our worth. But the… Read More

Reads: 211

Comments: 11

Shelves: 3

The Feminist Circle House

Although this is written from a female perspective, it should be noted that anorexia and bulimia are becoming much more frequent in males too. Read More
Cover art: Broken Isn't Bad on Instagram Read More

Poem / Poetry

February 17, 2019

Reads: 205

Comments: 7

The Booksie Classic House

Body image has changed throughout the years. Our beauty standards are controlled by the media. I can't tell myself I'm pretty unless my body shape and my face are approved by social media influencers. But...Why? Read More
"Knives like that don't cut pretty But they hurt So I don't get too close" Read More
A poem for Kelly Clarkson. A beautiful woman who has worked extra hard for success. To the people who don't appreciate your "look", or talent, go climb a rope! This is for you Mrs. Blackstock. Am I a poet? About as much as a monkey throwing paint at a… Read More

Reads: 397

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

The thing in the mirror was a disgusting sight, I hate it. I hate it. I hate it. Read More
A burb I put together and would love some honest feedback on. It discusses a first person account of body image issues faced by children and teenagers. Read More
Booksie 2020 Flash Fiction Writing Contest

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