Tag: Mayra

Fat shaming: my feature on NOS op 3

fat shaming

I’m so excited! I’m featured in an article about fat shaming on Facebook and the importance of body positivity. And I just heard myself on the radio as well. I’m almost too happy to write this post… The article was published on ‘NOS op 3’, one of the biggest news organisations in The Netherlands.

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A little Q&A (+ fashion looks) with Anna Nooshin

Anna Nooshin

Let me start by saying: I love me some Anna Nooshin. She’s a big inspiration. This lady started one of the biggest online platforms in the Netherlands (NSMBL), wrote a bestseller (and is working on book number two!) and started working as a tv presenter as well. It wouldn’t be a surprise to me if this power woman becomes internationally well known. We have done a cool project for NSMBL before and I was honored to work on this video with Anna.

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Why I killed my blog (and brought it back to life again)

blog the publisized

If at first you don’t succeed, dust yourself off and try again. Well the good news: I’m back. The bad news: it’s a rocky road. I think this is going to be the most personal post so far. And I have to warn you: it’s not uplifting, but it will be honest.

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Self-love: Happy is not a dress size

Mayra de Wilde

As a journalist and plus size model I write and smile for a living. THE PUBLISIZED is a combination of these two. I’ve been modeling for over 13 years now and although we’ve made progress, we’re not there yet. Plussize, curvy, whatever you want to call it, is still an exception in fashion. Read More