Today, I am grateful for:
Brassy women, like those in Grandin Village who are posing for the "nude" calendar, a fund-raiser for their business organization. (See the blog post here.)
My friend Charisse, a brand new young mother, was wondering what this all means. Well, it means a level of independence that is rare. These women, I think, are having some fun with our own sexual and body image inhibitions and they are being bold and courageous.
They are making a statement that older women (most of the 16 are in the 45-65 range) have lovely bodies that don't necessarily look like they did when they were 25. It is a different perspective and it is one to celebrate.
I celebrate them. They are my heroes today.