You weren’t fat, you don’t get it

I had friends in school, so this isn’t going to be a sob story about how I was socially isolated. I was anything but quiet and didn’t have ANY issues voicing my thoughts and opinions.

An open letter to myself

Dear Ellie, You have two ears and one mouth. Use them accordingly. You don’t always need to be talking in order to be noticed. Seriously, your teachers are really going to appreciate it. 

Skinny: An Ode to Self-Love

When I was a little girl, people would ask me what I wanted to be when I grew up and I would reply with skinny.