Author: kactus

Hey, I like my new doctor

I’ve spent the last few days in a state of increasing agitation over the prospect of seeing my new doctor. You know how it is when you are fat, female, and (past) 40–the doc is very often Not Your Friend.…

Fat and Queer: Call for proposals

CALL FOR PROPOSALS he New York City radical fat political group “Fat and Queer” [FAQ] is organizing a one day conference in February entitled ” ‘Fat is Contagious:’ Political Fat Queer Visibility and Action in the Era of the ‘Obesity…

Sudy brings the truth home

I have to admit, I’ve watched this video several times over the last 24 hours. Each time I’m more impressed. For starters Sudy, of A Womyn’s Ecdysis is a great natural actress. In her new project, Fem Watch 1, she…

Later, Gator

I want to thank Jill for letting me wax self-indulgent this week. I hope you all cruise on by my place for more intense naval-gazing and cat pix, and, occasionally, a look at the world outside. It’s been fun!