On Fatness: Acceptable Fat, Respectability, & the Silencing of Super Fats

Self portrait, July 2, 2017
Big tetas & stomach rolls

But enough about me.

I’m writing this mainly to address some of the hurtful shit I have watched friends bigger than myself be subjected to, time and time again, mostly by people who call themselves their friends.

Gratuitous picture of Grandma Tala from Moana, because this film adhered to realistic Pacific Islander body depictions & she is my granny goal.



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