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Corinne Santiago

I have always been taught to love myself and want to inspire others to do the same through my writing. I am a puggle mom and a proud Ravenclaw residing in New York State and always rooting for the Mets.

4 Inspirational Body Positive Amputees

Body Positive Amputees

The goal of the body positive movement is to promote self-acceptance and love in people with all kinds of bodies, and amputees are no exception. According to Stanford University, there are an estimated 10 million amputees worldwide. Every amputation performed comes with a unique story. With each story comes a ...

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I Hate My Body Shape

I Hate My Body Shape

Typing the words, ‘I hate my body shape,’ into Google garners over 31,000,000 results. That’s more than 31,000,000 results perpetuating negativity toward our bodies. Where are all the creators of these results coming from? With so many unique body shapes, it’s a wonder how so many people all reached the ...

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Selfie Culture and The Body Positive Community

Selfie Culture and The Body Positive Community

In 2013, the word ‘selfie’ was named Oxford Dictionary’s word of the year; but how exactly does selfie culture tie into the body positive movement? NPR called the selfie, “A whole new genre of cultural expression.” Whether or not that kind of expression is positive or negative has been very ...

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