I Went To A Nude Beach And Loved Every Minute Of It
I recently read an article about a woman’s negative experience with her first time at a clothing optional beach. I wanted to share my experience to show that not all nude beaches are uncomfortable. You don’t have to feel like a sexual object just because you are naked.
This summer has been the season of firsts for me. Feeling adventurous, I decided to go to a clothing optional beach while I was in Hawaii. While in Pahoa, HI I was living with very open minded, accepting individuals. Nudity wasn’t a big deal in our small community. Taking that nudity public, however, was a little scary to me.
I am a sexual assault survivor. I have PTSD from my assault and sometimes I can’t even stand to be touched. Having also dealt with an eating disorder, you can imagine what I thought it would feel like to have people staring at my naked body. Yes, the nerves are real. In my opinion, you can let them drag you down or fuel you to try something new. Put yourself out there and see what happens.
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