I am (still) obese.

On October 22, 2017, I decided I no longer wanted to weigh 188 pounds at 5'5"— a reality that put me, medically, in the obese range of the BMI scale. When I last weighed myself on September 5, 2018, I weighed 184 pounds. It is almost a full year ... full post »

Dear body,

I’ve realized, recently, that I haven’t been kind to you. Both in the way that I take care of you— or don’t— and in the way that I say cruel things about you when I look in the mirror. I’m ... full post »