Category Archives: Women and nudity

Grassroots naturism, part 5D

Monika: [After a brief pause in the conversation] I think we’ve heard from almost everyone. Sally, would you like to say a little? Sally: Sure. Um, well, I’m working as a waitress in a chain restaurant. Not a job I … Continue reading

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Grassroots naturism, part 5B

Kimberly Schmidt: This is the first time my Mom and I have attended this group. Maybe she should say something about our family, since her feelings are probably like Erin’s. Celeste Schmidt: I agree. Our family consists of my husband … Continue reading

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Grassroots naturism, part 5A

Monika Hamilton: Well, looks like everyone’s found a place to sit and start eating. This is the biggest turnout we’ve had so far, and that’s wonderful. Fortunately, our rec room is big enough for everyone, but unfortunately we don’t have … Continue reading

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Grassroots naturism, part 5

Introduction to the story Previous installment Contents of this part Grassroots naturism, part 5A Grassroots naturism, part 5B Grassroots naturism, part 5C Grassroots naturism, part 5D Grassroots naturism, part 5E

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Benefits of social nudity: body acceptance

Many lists have been compiled over the years enumerating the many beneficial characteristics of social nudity. One typical recent list highlights 10 benefits: 10 reasons why I am a nudist. At the top of this one, like most others, is: … Continue reading

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Nudity makes us think

And there’s quite a lot to think about in this 10 minute video made by Thomas Lundy: The ideas here are all offered by women, so men may find them somewhat unsettling. But that need not be so. Perhaps you’d … Continue reading

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Nudity and vulnerability

Is there anyone, except perhaps a few veteran naturists/nudists, who doesn’t think that being naked around other people – not only strangers but even people we know well – can produce strong feelings of vulnerability? Vulnerability is a topic we’ve … Continue reading

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