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Body (Words of Change series)

Maiysha Kai


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Learn to love your body through the words of body-positive celebrities, activists, and thinkers!

Body positivity is an essential aspect of self-acceptance and mindful self-compassion. Exemplified by mega-star Lizzo and celebrities as varied as Demi Lovato, Amy Schumer, Jonathan Van Ness, and Jameela Jamil, body-positive voices are showing us all how to love ourselves just as we are. Discover the joy of self-love through this vibrant collection of quotes.
Say goodbye to body-shaming and embrace yourself in all your gorgeousness!

Spruce Books, 9781632174062, 160pp.

Publication Date: January 18, 2022

About the Author

Maiysha Kai is a journalist, model, and singer-songwriter. As Managing Editor of The Root’s The Glow Up, she writes about beauty, lifestyle, and celebrity. Maiysha has also established a long-running career as a successful model, represented by some of the top agencies in the world (Ford, Next, Wilhelmina, JAG). She is also a commercial actress and voiceover artist represented by Innovative Artists. The Brooklyn-based singer/songwriter majored in writing and musical theatre as an undergraduate at Sarah Lawrence College. Her critically-acclaimed debut album, This Much Is True earned her a 2009 Grammy nomination in the Best Urban Alternative Performance category, while her second release, 2010’s UnderCover, was recorded live at New York City’s legendary Blue Note Jazz Club.