A photo story and personal essay for edition one of Sleepover Club Initiative, a feminist initiative for gender equality in the arts. Read the full story here.

Body hair is not vulgar or alternative. Nudity is not villainous, and neither are those who choose to portray it in a way that is real and empowering for them. Every individual has the right to wear their personality on their skin, whatever aesthetic that embodies. Let us not forget that the human body belongs to the individual and not their government.