Feminism, Fillyjonk, Greatest Hits

From the archives: A feminist’s Christmas with nuns

This post was originally written by Fillyjonk and posted on December 25, 2007. I just got back from a Christmas service run by about thirty women with guitars, oboes, awful holiday sweaters, and no-nonsense haircuts: the Benedictine nuns. I am not a religious person (in point of fact I'm an atheist, and a Jewish one… Continue reading From the archives: A feminist’s Christmas with nuns

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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

Fat, Greatest Hits, Media

From the Archives: Everyone’s an expert, and nobody’s right

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, add them to comments here. This post was… Continue reading From the Archives: Everyone’s an expert, and nobody’s right

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From the Archives: On Being a No-Name Blogger Using Her Real Name

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: On Being a No-Name Blogger Using Her Real Name