Random ruminations of a large man in a world full of kiddy pool minded people.
Reclaiming the word fat was the most empowering step in my progress. I stopped using it for insult or degradation and instead replaced it with truth, because the truth is that I am fat, and that’s ok. So now when someone calls me fat, I agree, whereas before I would get embarrassed and emotional.
Anonymous asked: im 17 and ive been searching for a job since i was 15. i have applied at over 60 different places in the 3 surrounding cities and i always follow up & am always qualified for the jobs i apply for too. I cant help but feel like the reason im not being hired ANYWHERE is because im fat. All of my friends(all are slim) have jobs & tell me to "just call again" or "apply somewhere else". But wow, its just so discouraging, they dont seem to understand its because of my weight. It makes me SO MAD
The problem with this is that you can never really know, ya know? I mean, you know that if you...