What I Learned Wearing the Wrong Size Pants for Two Weeks

What is this “body positivity” people speak of and how do I get some?

Vanessa Torre
Dec 16, 2020 · 6 min read
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Quarantine was all fun and games until we had to put on pants. That ended the party right quick.

It’s totally normal to assume that maybe our fat jeans might turn into our skinny jeans. We change shape with none of the superpowers of being an actual Transformer.

I hated my body for two whole weeks knowing I should be more accepting of myself. I knew this year had been tough and gaining a couple of pounds should not tailspin me into body shaming self-loathing. But it did.

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Vanessa Torre

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Flaming pinball, nerd, music lover, wine snob, horrible violin player. No, I won’t stop taking pictures of my drinks. vanessaltorre@gmail.com IG: vanessaltorre

Fearless She Wrote

This is a space to empower differences, tell our stories, and share our lives together. We will not be silenced. We will be fearless. And we will write.

Vanessa Torre

Written by

Flaming pinball, nerd, music lover, wine snob, horrible violin player. No, I won’t stop taking pictures of my drinks. vanessaltorre@gmail.com IG: vanessaltorre

Fearless She Wrote

This is a space to empower differences, tell our stories, and share our lives together. We will not be silenced. We will be fearless. And we will write.

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