Modeling 30 Years of Feminine Truth

Sam Ripples
Chronicles of a Lostgirl
8 min readMar 27, 2022


A story of breaking societal expectations.

Taken by my friend Dennis.

The traditional notion of “womanhood” has always been both a curse and blessing to me.

There’s two reasons for this:

One: puberty hit me like a Mac truck at 12 years old, gifting my tiny and fast girlhood self with a much larger frame than I was used to over the course of a few months. No matter what clothing…