Bodies

It was never truly mi I wrote the following piece to express the way I've been feeling lately, and have often felt at various points during my life in regards to my physical body. As I've previously written on this blog, I've struggled in the past from disordered eating and obesity. I can remember from …

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The Time is Now

A few weeks ago, I was admitted to the hospital and told I was likely having a heart attack. Fortunately, this wasn't the case. It was critically low potassium that caused my symptoms, but after spending three days in the the hospital I've had a serious wake-up call in regards to my health and my …

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Not Just Fat

All my life, there was an awareness that I wasn't as good as other people because of my weight. If I could just lose enough weight, maybe I could trick other people into believing I was as good as them. But I could never quite lose the weight. Sometimes I got close. But not close enough. And so I had to settle...

Everybody was Facebook Fighting

A little less judging, a little more listening is all it takes. It's time to have more meaningful conversations on Facebook so we can survive this stressful and divisive election.

Lyrics and Lawsuits

When is it safe to use lyrics in your manuscript? The answer might surprise you...