Posts Tagged ‘pain’

Hurt So Good


America makes up 5% of the world’s population but accounts for 80% of the pain medication consumed. Our annual pain relief intake is equivalent to every American taking pills every four hours for three solid weeks. I read this yesterday on ( and it got me thinking about pain. If you’ve ever dropped in on […]



I love my body. What does it say about our culture that I feel embarrassed to write this? The supposition is that there should be some humility here. Some acknowledgement that there are superior bodies to mine, that I have a lot of work to do and that I’ve got to be a pathological narcissist […]