Monthly Archives: February 2012

Blaming the Media: The Naked Face Project, February 29

There is a song by Peter Gabriel that I have always loved.  Fourteen Black Paintings is, in my opinion, the ultimate call to action song.  Here are the lyrics to that song: From the pain come the dream From the dream … Continue reading

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Let Your Light Shine, The Naked Face Project, February 27

So…this post isn’t directly related to the Naked Face Project…but it is highly relevant. I was in West Chester, Pennsylvania this past weekend for some Girls on the Run events.  A young girl who won an essay contest about her … Continue reading

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With My Body, The Naked Face Project: February 25

Alright…so I’m now a full month in…and as you’ve read so far…lots and lots of elements to this are surprising me.  The revelation of many things…a new interpretation of beauty…a new and less judgmental view of myself and others…a richer … Continue reading

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Being Mean: The Naked Face Project, February 21

When I was in fifth grade, I remember walking home from school.  Some girls hid out in the bushes and when I was a good 1/4 mile from my house, they ambushed me.  I used to wear heavy knee socks … Continue reading

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The Naked Face Project: Hello Negative Self Talk, February 18

So…now I am over here…in this world where beauty is truly abounding.  It is everywhere.  I realize that I may sound a bit crazy…and I’m fine with that.  Over here, though, I must tell you there are so many things I’ve missed … Continue reading

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The Naked Face Project:You are Beautiful Just the Way You Are, February 16

Well…I think I hit it…the motherlode…the thing I was supposed to HIT. Without spending anytime in any space that is anything but right where I am…let me get to THE point. Yesterday on my Facebook page, I posted the following: … Continue reading

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Stepping Outside the Cultural Norm

So many fabulous men have emailed, commented…just been engaged in the whole conversation around  the Naked Face Project.  We’ve joked about what the male equivalent would be. I am the mother to a son.  He is a musician.  He  writes frequently … Continue reading

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