Author Archives: Whitney Kay

to begin…

I didn’t think it would be this difficult to write about the things that I value in myself.  I really didn’t.  Because I don’t HATE myself…  But, as it turns out, I haven’t spent much time or energy on liking myself, either. … Continue reading

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the horrifically messy business of loving myself

I just had a really productive, two-hour conversation with my boyfriend.  He’s on the other side of the country right now, participating in a workshop that’s…  Well, all about him.  It’s been good for him, I think.  He seems to … Continue reading

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stumble

I’ve been lost. Not for long.  I don’t think it’s been long, anyway. For a long time, I did really well on my new path.  I taught myself to view the world more positively, to see the silver lining, to … Continue reading

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unorganized thoughts

1. I find it interesting that my great-aunt “likes” and comments with positive things on pictures of my cousins drinking, but posts negative comments if I post a pro-choice meme or about wanting another tattoo.  Really? My tattoos are more … Continue reading

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just keep rollin’ along

Life continues at a leisurely sort of pace. I’m down 15lbs now in just over 30 days, due entirely to dietary changes.  I’m feeling really good about that.  I think the most important lesson I’ve learned so far–and this applies … Continue reading

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speedbumps

Sometimes, things are flying along smoothly and beautifully, and then…  BUMP. Today is just one of those days, I suppose.  Nothing specific.  Nothing happened, no one did anything or said anything, nothing didn’t happen…  I’m just having an off-kilter sort … Continue reading

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the loss we all dream of

Okay, not ALL of us.  My husband, for example, would be in real danger if he were to lose any, and, in fact, spends much of his time trying to gain… Weight, of course. Because, you see, I’m fat. Aww, … Continue reading

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returning home

I have been silent here because I have been traveling.  In fact, I am still far from home…  And yet, I’m home.  It’s beautiful. I took a trip to visit my parents.  It was greatly needed, and I was overjoyed … Continue reading

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the little things

Because a little reminder never hurts! This is what I do when I find myself bored or unsatisfied without reason–I remind myself of what I already know.

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