Your Body Just Wants You to Get Through This

For almost two decades, I lived in a body that terrified me. That’s finally beginning to change.

A photo of an exhausted black women with her hands on her temples.
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My body was not my body anymore; it was a collection of signs, warnings, dangers. My body was a terrifying place to live in.

I was just starting to get to know my body when the Covid-19 outbreak happened.

All your body wants from you is for you to live in it, and your body is working every day to make that happen.

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