Tag: true story

Style

True Story: I Was A Dove “Real Beauty”

Wendy Stokesby:

Living in LA is weird sometimes. OK, all the time. One minute, I’m minding my own business, eating kale and looking at babes or whatever and the …

Love & Sex

True Story: In Defense Of Revenge Sex

Wendy Stokesby:

When my first love and I broke up, I was still new to the world of sex. I was 22 years old when we said our …

Style

True Story- Plastic Surgery Couldn’t Fix Me

Wendy Stokesby:

I reminded myself that I have also had some work done — but looking back at my own choices, I have a similar feeling of confused …

Relationships

True Story: I’m A Body Image Waffler

Wendy Stokesby:

I recently signed up for six sessions with a personal trainer, LaMarcus, and told him my goals: get more toned and lose a few pounds. Then …

Celebs

True Story: I Accepted A Marriage Proposal After Only 5 Months Of Dating

Wendy Stokesby:

Ours was the shortest courtship that I had ever heard of. Well, except for celebrities, but we all know how those turn out most of the …

Relationships

True Story: He Cheated, I Stayed

Wendy Stokesby:

I knew exactly what I’d do if I found out my partner had cheated. At least, I thought I did. The truth of the matter is, …

Health

True Story: I Didn’t Know I Was Pregnant (For 6 Months)

Wendy Stokesby:

The moment that changed my life was actually pretty anticlimactic. I took a pregnancy test. Waited the prescribed amount of time. Looked at the result. Threw …

Uncategorized

True Story: Why I Tell Everyone About My Abortion

Wendy Stokesby:

I first wrote about my abortion in the spring of 2012. At that point, it had been seven years since my procedure, and something that never …

Love & Sex

True Story: I Attended A Luxury BDSM Weekend

Wendy Stokesby:

The words “feminine dominant” inevitably conjure a specific image. Without fail, there in your mind is that hard-bitten woman, the one with all the cliched, head-to-toe …

Style

True Story: I Stopped Washing My Hair (And So Should You!)

Wendy Stokesby:

The first time I met my friend Jeff, I told him his hair was amazing. It was a thick, effortlessly tousled blond mane that anyone would envy. …

Love & Sex

True Story: I Worked As A High-End Stripper

Wendy Stokesby:

What do you feel about going topless?” he asked me over the phone. I hesitantly replied, “Well, I guess I’m okay with it. But will they …

Entertainment

True Story: My Big, Fat, Finished Marathon

Wendy Stokesby:

About 20 weeks ago, I decided to train to do the Seattle Marathon.  Sunday was the Seattle Marathon.  When I woke up at 5am I told my …