Thank You, Margaret Cho

Every now and then, one comes across something – be it a song, painting, poem or article – so poignant that it resonates in the innermost parts of the heart for a long time.  Margaret Cho’s “Being Mad on Twitter” is one such piece for me.  Written as a response to her body being criticised, it engages with the scars (both physical and emotional) of being considered ugly and, therefore, inferior.  But more important, and perhaps most inspiring, is Cho’s love and acceptance of herself and others: Continue reading “Thank You, Margaret Cho”