BIO

Sarah Hosseini is a writer with the helpless tendency to tell the absolute, and sometimes hilariously uncomfortable, truth. She loves both f-words (feminism, and you know the other). Read more at http://www.SarahHosseini.com. She lives in Atlanta-ish.

Sarah Hosseini's Articles

Roxane Gay Made Me Realize My Body Image Issues Are Kind Of Bullsh*t

I don’t have a so-called “unruly body,” as Gay calls it. Therefore, my body still plays by the societal rules and meets the expectations of what a woman “should” look like.
Sarah Hosseini    |   09.25.17 12am   |   SHARE

Why I'm Done Making Mommy Wine Jokes

It’s time to get clear on why alcohol is not a cultural cliché or gimmick we should get behind. Really, it only distracts us from solving the social problems we face. We need to reject it.
Sarah Hosseini    |   09.8.17 12am   |   SHARE
According to mass media, you are either a frumpy, harried, hot ass mess mom who is running around like a maniac on speed...

10 Reasons Rebel Moms TOTALLY ROCK

I love my babies, but they’re NOT my whole world. They don’t make up my whole being.
Sarah Hosseini    |   09.20.16 12am   |   SHARE
And my youngest daughter likes sparkly shoes. She likes pretty things. Image: Thinkstock.

It's OK For My Kid To Care About Looks

“Okay, we have these new bell bottoms with a red tank top, jelly bean leggings, or the purple dress,” I say. We have exactly two minutes before we have to be downstairs to eat breakfast. Even with... Read...
Sarah Hosseini    |   08.16.16 12am   |   SHARE
Why aren’t the feelings of the woman valid? Shouldn’t she be listening to her body? Her mind? Image: Thinkstock

Stop Making Married Moms Feel Bad About Not Having Sex

While we know adjusting to a new baby can profoundly impact a couple’s life (including sexual intimacy), we, as a society, act like it shouldn’t. We act like there’s something wrong with a new mother... Read...
Sarah Hosseini    |   07.5.16 12am   |   SHARE
I positioned my phone at the perfect angle to capture both my belly rolls and my smile. Image: Sarah Hosseini.

Posting A Semi-Nude Selfie On Facebook Helped Me Love My Body

A surge of adrenaline hits me. I want to snap a selfie. A semi-nude selfie.
Sarah Hosseini    |   06.17.16 12am   |   SHARE