This really happened, just yesterday afternoon, while I was walking my dog.
I’ll set the scene: I’m practically dragging my (usually very energetic) dog. It’s oppressively hot. My M.O. is to get back to my air conditioned apartment, asap.
Walking about 10 feet ahead of me are two, sunglass…
New Yorkers, where should I stay in your fine city?
crown heights, fort greene, clinton hill, prospect heights
So all day I have been thinking about weight loss. Because um I have just been thinking a lot about thin privilege, being fat in America, being a fat black girl in America, and how difficult it really can be to simply go through life. As a fat person I mean.
In one thing that really stuck out in…