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A Quick Update

Well hello!  It’s been a while, hasn’t it?  I am going to work hard to remedy the dearth of posts over the coming weeks.  I miss writing here so much, I need to re-focus on it. 413 more words

My Fatness: A History

So my other posts have touched on this, but before I can get into the nitty-gritty of my internal debates, I need to give a little background into my history of being a fat person. 1,729 more words

I'm having a 500 day...

“I only eat 500 calories a day”

“I can’t even stand the thought of real butter anymore”

“Oh my god chocolate is my biggest weakness, it’s so terrible” 603 more words

FAT and DISORDERED, Where are you?

(Trigger warning: Please proceed with care when reading this post. This post discusses eating disorders, self harm and body image related issues. If at any point pre-during or post reading this content that you feel triggered, upset or in need to talk to someone. 1,024 more words


ANT & WLS: I Ain't Mad At Ya, Ashley

Unpopular opinion ahead: Unlike some body positive / fat acceptance advocates, I’m not angry over designer and Project Runway winner Ashley Nell Tipton’s recent public announcement that she underwent gastric bypass surgery… 824 more words

Body Love

Internalised Fathphobia is Still Fatphobia

First a tiny bit of housekeeping – thank you so much to all of those who have donated so far to my GoFundMe to get to Sydney for the Cyberhate Symposium.  1,388 more words

Cinderella's Glass Slipper: One size does not fit all

Recently I was chatting with a friend about weight, they are naturally lean but for various reasons they had recently gained a few pounds.  They asked me for some professional insight on the best way to lose weight. 519 more words

Body Positivity