Yesterday we asked you to tell us if we read one graphic novel this
summer, which it should be. You gave us such good recommendations,
everything from Noelle Stevenson’s Nimona to Jillian Tamaki and Mariko Tamaki’s This One Summer to Craig Thompson’s Blankets. Thank you!
Here are the New and Recommended Graphic Novels from Powell’s City of Books:
I’ve been wanting to do this for a while so imma do it.
I recently saw a post on a magazine shaming women’s bodies, even though their bodies were NATURAL, which reminded me of a post a while back that touched on it as well, and I’d like to offer my experience.
This is my body.
As you can see I’m what people may consider “skinny.” Many people have given me remarks about how skinny I am, how they wish they had my body, etc, etc.
But this is the important thing. Here is what my lower torso looks like in natural bending/seated positions…
Skin and muscle are naturally supposed to fold and roll, it’s just how are bodies are designed, it’s how we work.