Tag Archives: body politics

Revisiting Contextual Fatness.

Oh y’alls. I’ve seen at least five folks who don’t know each other talking about it, so let’s talk about it. We’re gonna talk about fatness, gatekeeping of fatness, why fatness is not a single thing or experience and why … Continue reading

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Too Fat For Life. CN: Eating disorder mentions, weight loss, trauma.

First story time. Once upon a time yours truly was a (as I thought then) super fat fat fatty teenager who was in fact too fat to live. A large part of why I felt this way included: I was … Continue reading

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How to know if your body posi ain’t shit.

Welcome y’all. I have the urge and this is going to be about as body politics 101 as I get so pull up. This is your intro in how to know if your body positivity ain’t shit or if it is … Continue reading

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Gender Feels are Upon Me

If you didn’t know already, I am not a cis person. Read about it here. I’ve been thinking about the gender indicators in my life/aesthetics. I have some more non-fiction in the works about this stuff, and that the best way … Continue reading

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My Body Image is Broken

Content Warning: Body image, negative self talk, weight. Lately I have not been super nice to my body. My weight shifted slightly again and I’m very disappointed in myself and my ass. I don’t want to be losing weight at … Continue reading

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What has been seen…Oh Dani no. CN: rape culture, anti fatness, patriarchy

Many of you may have seen around the internets today that Playboy model Dani Mathers  “accidentally” publicly snapchatted a naked women (who was unaware she was being filmed or watched) with the charming caption: If I can’t unsee this you can’t … Continue reading

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Cranky Old Goth.

I know I’m always cranky, but bear with me, I’m a chubby ass Old Goth and I got beef. Like many wise Old Goths I know better than to be mad when dark styles come back around again. The thing … Continue reading

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