Yesterday, we ran an inspired story about photographer Laura Dodsworth’s art and social project, Bare Reality, which showcases 100 un-airbrushed photographs of women’s breasts and explores how the participants feel about their breasts. As with all of our stories, we posted this piece to our Facebook page, ... [Read More]
Krystal Cantu, of San Antonio, TX, was training for her first ever CrossFit competition when she and her boyfriend were in a car accident that resulted in Krystal having her right arm amputated.
Competitive all her life, she couldn’t imagine giving up her passion of CrossFit, a notoriously ... [Read More]
"If you change the way you look at things, the things you look at change." - Wayne Dyer
Working from this concept, Cape Town based photographer Anelia Loubser shot a series of rather unusual portraits using creative tactics intended to challenge the viewer to refocus and see something totally unexpected. ... [Read More]
Most Americans have never heard of Lymphedema. The crazy thing is… 10 million Americans have it and don’t know what it’s called, who to talk too, or how to get treatment. This is a life-altering and life-threatening disease that you or someone you care about may have. It’s time to know. So, here are 10 Things You Should Know ... [Read More]
Created by photographer Laura Dodsworth, Bare Reality is an art and social project exploring how women feel about their breasts. In it, 100 women bare all, bravely sharing un-airbrushed photographs of their breasts alongside personal stories about their breasts and their lives.
Women You Should Know connected with Laura to learn more… ... [Read More]
On September 7, 2011, an editorial site was launched with an important mission… to tell the untold stories of relatable, everyday women across the country and globe who have outperformed, innovated, discovered, defied and soared. We called it Women You Should Know as our focus is on women who deserve recognition and news headlines, but ... [Read More]
We are completely blown away by this mesmerizing 3-minute video journey through 500 years of female portraits. By carefully weaving 90 classic western paintings together, creator Philip Scott Johnson shows us the evolution of art, and the changing concept of beauty. It's just amazing!
See this list for all the paintings used in the video. ... [Read More]
In her very limited spare time, WYSK’s Western US Contributor loves to tend to her bountiful garden and lush yard. Readying herself to dig in the dirt this past weekend, she opened her tool shed and was stopped in her treaded tracks by one of the most feared females on eight legs. She was face to face with a black widow spider, ... [Read More]