Myself, and two lovely fatshion bloggers Meagan Kerr and Sian Morgan were in New Zealand’s Sunday Magazine. Meagan Kerr made the cover as you can see above. And it is about being fat and plus sized in society and in fashion and whatnot. In other words it is amazing and written amazingly.
You can read the full piece HERE and um… beware of the comments.
This was such an amazing opportunity and I was honored to be asked to do this!! :)
i like how cis people act like it would be the worst thing in the world not to assume people’s genders i mean we don’t assume people’s names what if you just met someone and you were like “hey emily” and they were like “thats not my name its megan” and you were like “oh well how was i supposed to know. you look like an emily to me. i guess i can try to call you megan but its gonna be hard because i just see you as such an emily”
Oprah Winfrey grew up in poverty, was raped at age 9 and 13, ran away from home, and gave birth at 14 to a son who died soon after, but still went on to become the world’s 1st African American billionairess. Source
Brooke Guinan is the FDNY’s ONLY transgender firefighter. Not only does she save lives everyday as part of her job, she is an inspiration to us all standing up for embracing who you are without fear or shame, but with pride and strength. Brooke tirelessly fights to increase the percentage of women and people of color in the FDNY as well as fight for a continually equal work environment.