Body Positivity +

I don’t even know where to begin or what to say…

apbAmy Pence Brown, a Boise artist, is simply and amazingly beautiful!!!!!

And so are the people who took the time to ♥ her.

A few weeks ago she went to the center of the Capitol City Public Market in downtown Boise, stripped down to her two piece bathing suit, put on a blindfold, grabbed two markers, and placed a sign in front of her that said,

“I’m standing for anyone who has struggled with a self-esteem issue like me, because all bodies are valuable. To support self-acceptance, draw a  ‘♥’ on my body.” Over the course of an hour, she had dozens of hearts drawn on her and made hundreds of spectators think…

Read more about her Stand for Self Love. You’ll be REALLY glad you did. 🙂

Excerpts:

The dad who stood in front of me with his two young sons and knelt down to tell them to “this is what a beautiful woman looks like.”

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And the twentysomething man who stood behind me and whispered, “The effects of what you are doing here are far reaching. It’s absolutely amazing. The power of this moment will go on and in ways you never thought possible. You are changing more lives than you know.”