time to level up. i have tools now. tools i didn’t have before. it’s a matter of learning how to use them. learning my strengths. learning my limitations. learning how to work with this new body instead of against it. good is not a thing you are. it’s a thing you do.
“Men still have trouble recognizing that a woman can be complex, can have ambition, good looks, sexuality, erudition, and common sense. A woman can have all those facets, and yet men, in literature and in drama, seem to need to simplify women, to polarize us as either the whore or the angel.”