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the fight for progress

It’s easy to get discouraged on a journey like this.¬† After all, we live in our bodies, and sometimes we just can’t see the progress, even when the scales and the measurements and our clothes tell us it’s there. 163 more words

Weight Loss

Epi 153: My Struggle with Self-Body Shaming

Fortunately, I don’t think I’m fat nor do I hate myself. It all started in my pre-teens. Growing up is hard in general. Thinking about my weight was not fun. 49 more words


The Ballad of the Fatberg

Fatberg – Fatberg, Growing so fast;
Fatberg – Fatberg, Growing so fast;
Please don’t tell them where I am
They’re sure to set up a webcam. 188 more words


Supermarine's "Big-Boned" Sailor

The old saying of “If it looks right, it flies right” is not to be taken lightly. Before computer controls, that was a good rule of thumb. 181 more words


I’ve been overweight for as long as I can remember. I was 5’7″ and 220lbs by the time I was 12. That’s been about my average weight since (I’m now 30). 527 more words


Flirting While Fat

Men, dating, and relationships can be complicated and scary for the average woman. But for fat women, there is often another layer of confusion, fear, and the unknown. 734 more words


Shadows (the mind)...

Engulfed by the darkness

in which I continue to drown

gasping and grasping for my

identity lost in the litany of

glutinous jowls

they bare witness  27 more words

The Written Word