You should not be excluded from body positivity because you don’t want to be fat. I don’t know about you, but my experience of being fat is often a painful nightmare: not wanting to be fat in our society is a logical reaction to the way fat people get treated.

That said, there’s a lot of debate about weight loss attempts, and a huge amount of pushback about negative body talk, in the fat acceptance/fat liberation community. We’re so used to diet talk being OK and encouraged, it can be hard to put that down if we’re in a no-diet-talk kind of place, for example.

I still write sometimes, and I have a buttload of already-written stuff. So there you go.

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