My Menstrual Cycle Helps Me Connect With Myself
I decided to treat my body as sacred, not shameful.
I’m not sure why exactly, but in my first years of womanhood, I was deadly ashamed of my period.
Maybe it was the TV ads that impacted my idea of menstruation? I mean those clips selling pads and tampons, claiming they’d make your period “discreet.” Because, you know —…