As a person with dysmorphia, a condition that distorts my perception of my body, not a day goes by that I don’t feel “ugly.” That’s sort of what “ugly” is, isn’t it? For me, it’s an uncomfortable hunch that everyone is seeing the exact part of my body I’m most insecure about and placing the exact same value judgment on it that I am: that I am an unsightly troll whose physical features will either elicit laughter or pity.
I know it might sound shallow, but it’s all I can think about right now. Yours, Ugly Duckling Dear Duckling, I’m glad you came to me with this, because I’ve been clinically ugly for the past couple decades or so.
I know it might sound hard to believe, given my luxurious, beautiful, intimidating exterior, but it’s true.
Features: Users can chat and exchange photo, audio message, and emojis. Chat rooms, both local and national, are available if people want a larger group forum.
A red ribbon icon on the app gives users access to information on safe sex and STD prevention.
Right: The world's "largest gay social network" truly is just that.
According to the app, over 2 million dudes in 196 countries use Grindr each and every day.
Features: Users are grouped into "tribes" and can browse profiles of users in their area.
You can apply filters to narrow your search and send photos in chat, as well as make a very short profile description.
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