This is a short story of a reunion between two ex-lovers. It describes the relatable feeling of returning to past moments, and the empowering realisation that some relationships are best left in the past.
Esme Michaela writes about how diet culture and the portrayal of slim-bodied women on screen fed into the expectations she had of her own body since childhood, and shares her journey to recovery and bodily freedom.
One of the places I find solace during this crisis is in the kindness of strangers and the small things you can do each day to make a difference.
A beast in his lair, flatmate from hell, in a pit of despair.