Tag Archives: body dysmorphia

Ugly in the Granite City

Winston Churchill often referred to his depression as a “black dog”, but I don’t think that metaphor can be used to describe my own depression, which isn’t of this world.  I’m no Winston Churchill either; he had a purpose, which … Continue reading

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Paid for being ugly

I guess you could say that in winning financial compensation for being discriminated against means that I’m literally getting paid for being ugly.  I’ll never forget one of the other guards telling me that the guard who harassed me wouldn’t … Continue reading

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