Tag Archives: body positivity

Giving Up: Part One

(Content note: Discussion of weight loss, dieting and calorie-counting) The decision that prompted this post wasn’t actually meant to be seasonal, because, for some reason, Pancake Day and Lent always creep up on me. But, I thought today would be … Continue reading

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The Compliment Trap

A little while ago, I wrote a couple of posts about my adventures on the favourite dating site of everyone who either can’t or won’t get Tinder – OK Cupid. The closest I’ll ever get to having Tinder on my phone … Continue reading

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10 Things I Found Ridiculous

You know what this world needs? More articles about things that are wrong with women’s bodies. They’re always super-useful. A few days ago, I read an especially great example, called 10 Things Men Find Unattractive, which was exactly as deep and thoughtful … Continue reading

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Eat, Drink and Be Merry: A resolution

Trigger warning: Fat-shaming, body-shaming, misogynistic and sexually explicit written abuse, mention of disordered eating December is an anxious month for me. It shouldn’t be. By rights, it should be my favourite month of the year. There’s Christmas, New Year, lots … Continue reading

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