Listen to this story

--:--

--:--

Learning to Love in the Wilds of Our Bodies

On learning to accept love after losing it

Your Fat Friend
Apr 24, 2018 · 8 min read
Illustration by Najeebah Al-Ghadban. Creative art direction by Anagraph.

Gay Mag

A new magazine from Roxane Gay offering some of the most…

Your Fat Friend

Written by

Your Fat Friend writes about the social realities of living as a very fat person. www.yourfatfriend.com

Gay Mag

Gay Mag

A new magazine from Roxane Gay offering some of the most interesting and thoughtful cultural criticism to be found on the Web. Our first quarterly is coming in June 2019. We value deep explorations, timelessness, and challenging conventional thinking without being cheap and lazy.

Your Fat Friend

Written by

Your Fat Friend writes about the social realities of living as a very fat person. www.yourfatfriend.com

Gay Mag

Gay Mag

A new magazine from Roxane Gay offering some of the most interesting and thoughtful cultural criticism to be found on the Web. Our first quarterly is coming in June 2019. We value deep explorations, timelessness, and challenging conventional thinking without being cheap and lazy.

Medium is an open platform where 170 million readers come to find insightful and dynamic thinking. Here, expert and undiscovered voices alike dive into the heart of any topic and bring new ideas to the surface. Learn more

Follow the writers, publications, and topics that matter to you, and you’ll see them on your homepage and in your inbox. Explore

If you have a story to tell, knowledge to share, or a perspective to offer — welcome home. It’s easy and free to post your thinking on any topic. Write on Medium

Get the Medium app

A button that says 'Download on the App Store', and if clicked it will lead you to the iOS App store
A button that says 'Get it on, Google Play', and if clicked it will lead you to the Google Play store