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Short Women

Barbara Mikulski: 'They Got It Right' When They Called Me 'A Little General In Pearls'

The Huffington Post | Amber Ferguson | Posted 03.12.2015 | Politics

Sen. Barbara Mikulski (D-Md.) embraces her small stature and description as “a little general in pearls," saying she thinks that’s a perfect chara...

23 Full-Sized Struggles Every Short Woman Wants You To Know About

The Huffington Post | Renee Jacques | Posted 06.02.2014 | Women

Note to average-sized people: Do not pick us up or pat us on the head...

How I Overcame High Heel Addiction And Learned To Love My Height

Bustle | Posted 05.09.2014 | Women

I thought that being the shortest girl in the room would define me the same way that being the girl always in heels used to. Only being the girl in heels was my choice.

20 Things You Should Never Say To A Short Woman

The Huffington Post | Nina Bahadur & Emma Gray | Posted 08.15.2013 | Women

We've already heard from tall women and skinny women about the comments directed at their physical appearances that seriously get under their skin. An...

What No Short Woman Wants To Hear

Leslie Rasmussen | Posted 04.29.2013 | Women
Leslie Rasmussen

Most people know better than to comment on weight, but for some reason, height is seen as everyone's business.