A Letter to a Younger Self

A younger self, Your body is your home, and you were taught to hate it. You were taught that it is wrong, your hair, your stomach, your feet, your face. Not light enough, not slim enough, not smooth enough, not straight enough. You were taught to envy these things in other women, to see them … Continue reading A Letter to a Younger Self

What is the Fat Acceptance Movement?

Recently on the blog eatingdisorderconfession, myself and the other moderator received a question about our feelings about the fat acceptance movement, and about "the people promote and glorify extreme obesity as not harmful" and who like to "'shove their opinion' of beauty in ones face". This blog post is my response to that question, and … Continue reading What is the Fat Acceptance Movement?