You Are What You Hear

A personal essay in which Pauline Campos writes about trying to forget the harsh words she heard about her body as a child, and to avoid passing along her body shame to her young daughter.

Source: Longreads
Published: Jan 12, 2018
Length: 13 minutes (3,469 words)

My Father’s Weakness for Beer Never Lessened His Strengths

A personal essay by Pauline Campos in which she reflects on her relationship with her functional alcoholic father, whom she believes never let his drinking interfere with being a good father.

Source: Longreads
Published: Jun 15, 2017
Length: 8 minutes (2,131 words)