"The writer’s job is to turn the unspeakable into words — not just into any words, but if we can, into rhythm and blues."
— Anne Lamott (via ilivetowriteandinspire)
"A girl who is encouraged to be strong instead of skinny will have higher self-esteem, respect, ambitions, and worth. She will never be a victim. She will be healthy. She will be a leader. She will be confident. She will be kick-ass."
This Trendy “Strong is the New Skinny” Thing (and what it could mean for the next generation of girls) | Sophieologie
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