‘In the military I was always concerned about being the best I could be for my brothers and sisters in arms.’
‘When I first found out about my condition my mom was with me at the gynaecologist.’
'Can you cut my slice in half, Yes, exactly like that. That's what I meant. Good job. I hate you.'.
‘At one point I also confided in my younger brother, who is also like my best friend, that I'd seen mum kissing a man who wasn't dad.’
'I found some tanning foam while I was in the bathroom and put a stripe on my wrist. Liked it so much I did my arms and legs. Nobody was amused but me. I think it lasted a couple months.'
'My gf gives her brother the weirdest gift she can find for his birthday every year.'
‘I was in a coma for nearly a month and my brother said I looked like Frankenstein, which is quite funny considering I'm Francesca.'
‘I get so many women messaging me and saying 'oh my goodness! I have never thought my big body would look good in a sexy bra…
…I found the body shapes I saw on Instagram unrealistic and unachievable for me.’
‘But my parents divorced when I was 10 and she's been married to my stepdad for seven or eight years. He was even the one who found me.’