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Body Hair and Masculinity

The other day someone asked me what my favourite thing about Nature was? A tough question and one I didn't have an answer too at the time, but since then I've had a good think about it, and I think my favourite think about nature is that it will never judge you . A few years ago now I started get patches of hair on my back. I became so insecure about this I would never take my shirt off in front of friends, I stopped going to the beach as I was scared what people would think. Every time I would look in the mirror I would get that anxious feeling in my stomach, and think how gross I...

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Interview with Nic Laidlaw

    Brittany: In your personal life and work life does your practice coincide? Nic: What I bring for the people is directly my own experiences, pretty fresh and pretty raw and very far from perfect. But i think within that, I feel that I don’t really have much that I need to hold onto or I need to cover up so, I feel that’s helpful for other people as well. You know, It’s been an up and down year to be honest, it’s been really confronting, the more that you grow, the more that you feel, you know. Sometimes I wake up and I feel the whole world's pain in my own heart, it's full on. And it's hard...

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