Brittany Lee Allen

Even When I Hate My Body, God Calls it Good

I said “I hate my body.”  The words came out like venom. And in that moment, I meant each one. It’s not even just the way my body looks. No, it’s the way it feels. It’s the persistent bloat that presses tightly against even my sized-up jeans. An ever expanding pressure; a ticking time bomb. […]