Hey! Welcome to my blog! I’m a thirtysomething single woman living happily in the Bronx, New York, as a freelance writer and serious spiritual practitioner. This blog is my opportunity to share my experiences with the world as I delve deep into spiritual texts, grow and learn through spiritual disciplines, and live a colorful and joyous life as a voodoo priestess living on a small fixed income in one of the greatest cities in the world. 207 more words
Tags » Fat Activism
Being a fat activist comes with some unwanted risks, and those risks have always been on my mind since I decided to start posting photos of myself online, interacting and engaging online, and simply using fat activism tags. 1,210 more words
News flashes to inspire flashes of anger and (alternatively) joy, as appropriate, from Tante Terri and me.
May 8, 2016: Lindy West talks about her life starting as a baby with an “off-the-charts” large head, growing up as a fat child, and finding herself as a fat adult, as she promotes her book… 376 more words
When I was 18 years old I was in a circumstance that left me with AUD$20 (approx US$15) every week as my grocery budget. My grocery list included a bag or two of plain dry pasta, a loaf of bread, a tub of margarine, and a carton of cage eggs. 942 more words