On the final day of Thai massage school, four of us listened as our teacher talked about herbal medicine for treating common ailments. “How do you treat heartache?” One woman asked. She’d recently broken up with her partner over the course of our ten-week training. His name was still scrawled in ink on the top of her … Continue reading How to heal heartache: what I learned from Thai massage
Photo Credit: Todd Brown IG:@toddbrownfoto I watched a woman lean from her chair and pick up her bag from the floor of the restaurant we were in. She stretched forwards, exposing the pink hearts on the band of her underwear. Cute. But did she know it? I sometimes go braless. It’s about comfort, namely my own … Continue reading Self-transparency or self-disgrace? When is exposing our vulnerability just too much?