Elizabeth Bluemle has a great post in her PW Shelf Talker blog about negative stereotyping of fat characters. It’s a pervasive and unfortunate problem. There are a lot of books, like mine, which are specifically about overweight characters. Body image
I have to admit that I was a little cyncial when Dove started their Campaign for Real Beauty. However, I just saw this video, and think I need to give them more credit. I guess it’s been around for a
Are you following the Body Image posts so far? Check out a post about my book at MyFavoriteAuthor and my guest post today at Presenting Lenore.
Secrets of Truth & Beauty is one of many books recently or soon-to-be released that address various aspects of the issue of body image. SpeedReader of MyFavoriteAuthor has organized a Body Image Week with many other bloggers and authors participating
There’s a great profile of Anna Faris in this week’s Entertainment Weekly. There’s a lot in there about the double standards for men and women in comedy. “What is that all about?” Faris wonders. ”Is it that funny women are
So, I am not exactly what you would call up on the innerworkings of the Republican party. It turns out that Meghan McCain (daughter of Senator McCain) has been angering some within the party with her views on where the