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From the Archives: Fat Acceptance and the Acceptance of Fat

As we're facing a bit of a blogging slow-down here at Shapely Prose, we thought we'd occasionally repost some pieces that you might have missed the first time around or that might warrant a second look. If you've got suggestions for posts you'd like to see again, email me! This post was originally written by… Continue reading From the Archives: Fat Acceptance and the Acceptance of Fat

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My friends are smart. Please read their bloggings.

Two of my more exceptionally brilliant Internets Friends have recently published must-read posts on Fatshionista.com, and even though they've showed up in the feed, I simply couldn't risk the possibility that anyone hadn't read them yet. First, Stitchtowhere (who you'll remember from this post) offers an excellent exploration of internalized shame and also tiny ponies:… Continue reading My friends are smart. Please read their bloggings.

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Quick hit: FA and opposition, in chart form

Sorry about the relative sparseness of the long swear-word-filled rants you've come to expect of us! There's good stuff in the works. Meanwhile, do not miss Lindsay's chart and accompanying analysis of some of the communication breakdowns between FA and anti-FA types. It's simple and really illuminating.  Damn, I love it when people apply logic… Continue reading Quick hit: FA and opposition, in chart form