Hey everybody! I’m doing my first giveaway. I will give away one 13x19 print to one lucky follower.
To enter you must be following me and reblog this post.
The winner can choose any photo on my blog as the print they would like to receive. I will ship internationally, and all shipping charges will be covered by me.
- You have to be following me. If you are not following me, a different winner will be picked.
- Likes do not count. You have to reblog it (number of times don’t matter).
- Winner will be picked randomly, using a number generator.
- Winner will be contacted via ask box on tumblr.
- The giveaway will end at 11:59pm on September 1st (CST). Past that, reblogs won’t count. Winner will have 48 hours to respond, if he/she doesn’t respond, another winner will be picked.
- Giveaway will be shipped worldwide. Shipping costs will be covered by me.
Don’t forget, you have to be following willhollis.
Today is your last day! You have until 11:59pm CST Sept 1!
Only a few more hours!
The Reality of Nude Photos
Alright, so this is a little bit of an unrelated note to my regular posts, but I feel like it’s important. I want to take just a quick minute to explain the difference I see between a naked body that’s posed and a naked body that is just that: a naked body.
When we look at naked people on the internet (be it Porn Stars, “selfies” taken by internet-famous bloggers, or professional freelance models), they are almost always in these poses that elongate the body, stretch out the muscles, show off the ribs, push the breasts forward and hide all of those squishy rolls that happen when we relax. I am not attacking them, so please don’t feel defensive if those are the kinds of photos you are a part of. They’re beautiful, I have no problem with them. I just feel called to point out that a body that looks so “sexy” or “slender” or “desirable” in one picture, can look squishy, vulnerable and saggy in the next just by letting go of a pose. No one wants to post those pictures, those are the ones you delete before they’re even out of the camera. No one wants to say, “Hey! Here’s a selfie of how my tummy puffs out and look, can you see the stretch marks on my breasts!?”
I took both of those pictures this morning, minutes apart. They’re both me. They’re both completely unedited. They are simply meant to show the difference between a body that is carefully designed to be sexy and well-received, and a body that is just sitting there being a naked body on a bed in the morning.
I’m not saying that people shouldn’t pose in photos, or that photos designed to look sexy are bad whatsoever, so please don’t think that’s what I’m getting at. I just felt like sharing a picture of what a body really looks like sitting on a bed, instead of an image of what a body looks like carefully posed on a bed.
B2B on my dash. Deserve another reblog.
"Don’t wear a hoodie if you don’t want to be mistaken for a criminal and shot."
"Don’t get drunk at a party if you don’t want to be sexually assaulted."
"Don’t argue with a cop if you don’t want to get killed."
"Don’t walk home by yourself if you don’t want to get raped."
Victim blaming 101: Everyone should live in fear from ever doing anything.