To continue with my Internet theme, I'm embedding a "poetry slam" I found through fellow gastric bypasser Melting Mama. Please go check out her website if you are thinking about/have had weight loss surgery--she is feisty, inspirational, and tells it like it is.
All my life I wanted to be pretty. Not smart, not creative, not athletic. Pretty. And I watched this video of poet Katie Makkai and I saw myself. I'm still reeling.