Raise your hand if there is some aspect of your life you want to change… to improve. C’ mon. Get it up there. This isn’t a mental exercise. You’re human. And one of the joys frustrations of being human is our tireless pursuit of perfection. The perfect job. The perfect relationship. The perfect life. The problem is, none of us find perfection. At least not the way we imagined it to be. Perhaps because that sort of perfection doesn’t actually exist.
Unless you’ve been on some radical Internet detox program until just now, you’ve undoubtedly seen the nearly naked picture of Amy Schumer. I’m not sure what I like better: the fact that the photo is honest — no airbrushing away her “imperfections” to promote an impossible standard of beauty that the vast majority of women can NEVER achieve — or how she described it.