My body, my temple

“I was carrying layers of unexpressed anger for all the moments I felt objectified by men. In the past, having those unauthorised hungry eyes would leave me feeling powerless for I felt unsafe to be and take up space. Those gazes, suggestive comments and uninvited touch seemed to have stuck somewhere in my system in the form of anger. This rage is old and shared collectively by women. I’m writing this as manifesto to my body my temple in order to end and reverse this story. I’m reclaiming my body and my power.”

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