The Politics of “I’m Fat”

New Medium article! Some thoughts on how a simple adjective became demonized, and a soft reclamation of “fat” as a description of self.  Why do we hate the word “fat” so much? Why can’t I describe my own body accurately without someone jumping in to tell me I’m “not fat?” This is the cognitive dissonance: …

I’m on Patreon!

I’ve decided to take the dive and start a Patreon. I have no expectations for how this will go, but I’m equal parts excited and terrified. My social anxiety is definitely manifesting into a little brain-goblin that is currently screaming a lot of “impostor syndrome” type-stuff at me, but this is happening anyway! #GoblinSlayer I’ve …