After much soul searching with equal amounts of self loathing & self loving, I finally have a conclusion to last post’s discussion.
We were taught that body positivty & body confidence were interchangeable only to now find that bopo is exclusively for marginalised bodies. And as a result of this there is a backlash on “incorrectly” using the term.
TW. Bariatric surgery is not a decision I’ve made lightly & I’ve made it known to all the counselors / dietitians / exercise instructors I’ve met so far that I’m happy in my own skin & I will always support the plus world. So why am I scared of the plus world shunning me?
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June has been too fat for public use & too childish to pass a good dog by. So this month I have mostly been…
We have so many sources of self love readily available but some brands have jumped on this bandwagon with ulterior motives.
Why, in a world with an ever opening mind, is it socially acceptable to hold certain prejudices?
You might have seen some of the handiwork of the self love wonder that is The 88 & Friends but who, what & why are they?
It sounds as patronising as being in a bout of depression & being told to “cheer up” but this one is actually achievable. And you don’t even have to write lists or talk to yourself in the mirror.
If you’ve seen my Crater looking sleepy at a wrestling show, it’s my fault for keeping him up all night… With my snoring that we never realised was a life-threatening side effect of being a fat lass.
For years I’ve dreaded the “where do you see yourself in five years time?” questions because until he put a ring on it, I didn’t have a clue. Now I know exactly what I want.
Being beautiful in wrestling is no substitute to talent. Being attractive (or curvy or athletic or petite or red-headed or tattooed) is not a person’s character.