How marvelous it is to go commando in Ohio in February. When the temperature is in the mid-sixties I usually take advantage of the opportunity. When temperatures are warm enough to permit full nudity I’m frustrated that society is not enlightened enough to permit it as well.
Nudity is our natural state, our default state of […]
Nudity is a complete and normal state describes how being nude is a natural state but how being a naturist in a textile world is a journey. I certainly agree.
…nudity is a natural state. Shame of nudity is a learned behavior. Nudity equals sex is a taught equation, and for many religions, sex is bad, […]
I enjoyed some extended naked time today. I had a naked lunch, watched a couple of films on Netflix and did some reading. Why do I enjoy my naked time? I believe that it’s because I simply enjoy the comfort of being nude. Other factors such as the feeling of freedom, the physical and mental […]
The issue is not being naked…it is the perception of that nakedness.
Naked with the Shamans by Freya Watson and Naked. Perfection. Celebration by Carly Mountain both discuss our relationships with out bodies. Our society gives us contradictory messages about how how our bodies should be and how we should feel about them. These messages are […]
“I simply find myself caring about the issue less and less. It’s not a passion for being naked that draws me to nudism, but ambivalence about being clothed. For some people it may be about a thrill, or a movement, or even some sort of cause, but for me it’s just about being comfortable.” ~ […]
We can choose to honor naturalness rather than condemn it,
for that condemnation builds a prison in our own minds
that manages to divide us from the vessels that carry us through the day.
Skin is skin and just that.
The rest of the story is a trick […]
In the March 2011 issue of The Bulletin, I found an article about a the creation of a nude Hatha Yoga class in New Jersey. It doesn’t say whether or not the class was mixed gender but I get the impression it was since with was attended by members or Sky Farm and Rock Lodge. […]
To be nude is to to be in one’s natural state. We are born nude and clothing is almost immediately forced upon us, beginning a lifetime of denying, struggling with, and resisting everything that is natural about ourselves and our environment. The compulsion or the perceived need to wear clothing even when it isn’t practical […]