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can I show you my scars?

August 8, 2014, Michaela Evanow, 5 Comments

I was diagnosed with advanced scoliosis, a progressive curvature of my spine, when I was halfway to 16. As I prepared for surgery on my crooked spine a few months later, I thought about the pain, the

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all together lovely

May 9, 2014, Michaela Evanow, 6 Comments

Before I was pregnant with my first daughter, I was lithe and naturally lean, one of those who heard, “Oh, you’re so skinny!” often and more than enough. I “ate like a mouse,” and had

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