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Building Bridges: Sexual Orientation Shifts

[img_assist|nid=3158|title=|desc=|link=none|align=left|width=271|height=98]Time for another installment of Building Bridges, where we facilitate, then publish a conversation between two people in different life stages who have something with

Building Bridges: Childhood Sexual Abuse

[img_assist|nid=3158|title=|desc=|link=none|align=left|width=271|height=98]We hear a lot about generational divides. What we hear much less about are the bridges: how people of different generations can and do connect; how we can support and help one another and each offer the other things of great value. Just as often as a given experience, or even life as a whole, is different for people of one generation and those of another, there are also some things that are or have been the same, and all have our own wisdom to share, whatever our age may be.

From Us to You: Some Volunteer Aunties Talk Body Image

I know it's only so much consolation to you right now, but the older I get, the more I notice how much easier having a positive body image becomes. I know that's clearly not the case for all older women: after all, plenty of women my age and older are getting sliced, diced and Botoxed to within an inch of their lives. However, it's also not just me.