This post tells us we should squat instead of sit. It may be healthier and probably a better idea for someone having trouble with their bowels/ digestion. I don’t see it becoming popular though.
I’ve never gone camping without modern things like plumbing. I do think about people who live homeless, people from thousands of years ago too. All those people who never had access to modern indoor plumbing… I’m sure they all squatted and used various leaves to clean up afterwards.
One of the interesting things about TV, movies, books (fiction in general) is how the basic things we do every day are not written about. How many times have you gotten a great idea while sitting in the bathroom? It’s a private time but also a time people solve problems, plan the day, etc.
How would you write a bathroom scene (without making it trashy)?
A German author has rocked the nation with new theories on how to defecate – and we’ll all have to start learning again from the bottom