“I remember the bathtub very clearly, mostly because that’s where I was when I swiped the can of Aqua Net off the sink counter, pressed down on the button and then re-adjusted it so it would shoot into my mouth. After we left my Daddy and came into town, I became restless that way.” A story by A.M. Salt, from FaT GiRL #6, August, 1996.
Comic by Max Airborne about a fat, white, queer young person living in a psychiatric institution.
in Size Queen, 2005.
“My grandfather always said everybody loves a fat man but nobody loves a fat woman. Even as a young child I remember his taunts: fatty–little pig–fatso. These words came at me from one of the biggest men I had ever seen.”
Reflections on fat and gender by Oso, from FaT GiRL #2, February, 1995.
Give Me a Microphone
An essential fiction by JoNelle Toriseva
From FaT GiRL #1, October, 1994