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The Masterpiece

I Was Seven The First Time I Became Aware That My Body Was Not Good Enough

How decades of body shaming have shaped my adult life

Photo by Jenni Brennan of Changing Perspectives

I was 7 the first time I became aware that my body was not good enough.

Standing in the middle of the Sears department store, my grandmother shook her head and sighed as she explained that because I had inherited the…

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Jenni Brennan, Changing Perspectives

Jenni Brennan, Changing Perspectives

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Passionate about exploring the topics of grief, parenting, relationships & mental health. Visit me at www.changingperspectivesonline.com