Doesn't that headline sound nicer than this? But yeah, it basically means the same thing. If you're looking for more information on Kate, you'll find it at kateharding.info. Otherwise, please enjoy exploring the archives using the drop-down menus at right. Thank you so much to everyone who's been a part of this community for the… Continue reading Welcome to the Shapely Prose Archive!
Posting this on behalf of Michaela -- if you have any questions, please contact her. -- Kate Hi, my name is Michaela A. Null, and I am a doctoral student in Sociology at Purdue University. I am doing a study about the embodiment of size-accepting fat women, with attention to the ways in which gender,… Continue reading Call for Participants: Size Acceptance Survey
Those of you who hate change, brace yourselves. In addition to the new template, I've got news. Over the last few months, three of my longtime co-bloggers have moved on (well, Sweet Machine wasn't necessarily taking a permanent vacation, but realistically... yeah), and Snarky's Machine and I have been trying to keep things going in… Continue reading New Stuff
Hey, it's another post where all I do is explain why I'm not really posting! I'm out of town until mid-next week, and at this writing, my internet access is not quite as robust as I hoped it would be. So posting from me might be even lighter than expected. In the meantime, have an… Continue reading Out of Office
So, hey, here's a screenshot of one chunk of our recent spam queue. If you click to embiggen it, you will see that there is one actual spam comment in there. Additionally, there are comments by Plumcake of Manolo for the Big Girl and The Manolo himself, attempting to call me out for ripping Plummy… Continue reading Commenting Issues
Kate's wonderful post on the somewhat lost art of getting absorbed in an activity -- deliberately not multi-tasking (unitasking? monotasking?) -- nudged me closer to a decision I've been putting off for a while. Toward the end of her post, Kate said Also, if you don’t see me around here? It’s generally safe to assume it’s… Continue reading Sweet Sabbatical
If you haven't been over to the SP Ning community in a while, you might be interested in the clothing swap thread Angie G just started. She noted the number of people who commented on Snarky's recent post on wanting to get rid of clothes that don't fit and thought that a swap might be… Continue reading FYI: Clothing swap on Ning