Wednesday Wisdom | 280617

"The imagination is a muscle. If not exercised, it atrophies" ~ Neil Gaiman His work has done its fair share in exercising my imagination- both through film and books! I can't wait to be reunited with my copy of "In The Cheap Seats"- I'm determined to finish it this year!


Six Plus Size LGBTQ+ Creatives You Should Be Following

Pride positivity coming in many shapes and sizes ❤ much love to the newest blog I'm following 😀

Velveteen Femme

This year, to celebrate Pride I wanted to take some time to highlight some of my favourite plus size LGBTQ+ creatives. The queer community isn’t immune to fatphobia or eurocentric beauty standards, but these influencers have carved out space for themselves & others online, while also using their platforms to demand change on issues like LGBTQ+ youth homelessness, mental illness & police brutality.


In true, self-indulgent style, I also wanted to take some time to chat about my own experiences as a queer, fat femme.

For me, my queerness is about my sexuality but it’s also about so much more. It’s about the way my heart overflows with joy at the depth & breadth of human gender & sexuality; it’s about the pride I feel when I see someone fighting back against oppressive social norms; & it’s about the anger that burns when the most vulnerable & marginalised members of…

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Sun Burnt and Proud

It wasn’t until the end that the reason why we did what we did was so eloquently put. I can’t remember verbatim but; How can this be a 21st century European country and not allow abortions? The microphone was cutting in and out; so only parts of what she said were broadcasted, but they were…… Continue reading Sun Burnt and Proud