There are two things I never thought I’d do: go bare legged in public without shaving, and wear short shorts.
I did both of these things last weekend, while playing in a roller derby tournament. And I survived. I won’t say there weren’t moments of doubt and self-consciousness, but they were minimal, just minor irritations I could brush away.
For some, this won’t seem like such a big deal. But for me, this is HUGE. Continue reading