A Marriage of Inconvenience

One of the hardest pieces of information to process from the initial conversation with the surgeon, was the piece about the catheters. Yes, feel free to head in the direction of my vagina with five of your closest surgical friends, but if you could just leave everything as you found it (minus the diverticulum), that would be great.What do you mean … [Read more...]

Fashion That Takes You Seriously

In the summer of my sixteenth year, a summer filled with the melancholy of the end of school and the promise of a new beginning, there was a favoured outfit on high rotation. If it wasn't in the washing machine or on the line, it was on my athletic, firm, pert, and sorely missed sized eight body. If I close my eyes I can see myself, I can picture … [Read more...]