Polimicks

Leftist commentary from a mouthy bitch

Category Archives: It’s All About Me

Happy Whatever You Celebrate!!!!

On Christmas Eve.  I’ve spent the day knitting on the couch, with cats.  My husband’s been baking and roasting things all day.  We’re giving my mom a loaf or two … Continue reading

December 24, 2011 · Leave a comment

You know when I said I wasn’t always the poster child for HAES/Body Acceptance

My Body Acceptance is at kind of an ebb right now. I’ve been feeling meh and unattractive and unlovely for awhile now.  I know part of it is that we’ve … Continue reading

August 24, 2011 · 2 Comments

State of the Micks in Polimicks

Yeah, it’s been a little quiet around here lately.  And yeah, we did move, but that’s not what’s been keeping me quiet.  Mostly it’s been a screaming case of outrage … Continue reading

August 22, 2011 · Leave a comment

My Philosophical Epiphanies Come in Strange Ways.

Ok, so my husband and I go to a lot of punk rock shows.  As a result we hang out with a bunch of younger people, ten or more years … Continue reading

June 15, 2011 · 1 Comment

Woooo, Forty…

Yup. I’m old. Off the shelf, some might say. I don’t have issues with being old, or middle-aged or any of that, really. My issue with forty is that it … Continue reading

May 5, 2011 · 4 Comments

Welcome to All of Those Who Came to Norwescon!!!!

I hope at least some of you came here after hearing us talk!  The Body Acceptance is for Everyone panel went very well, I’m just sad we didn’t have more … Continue reading

April 27, 2011 · Leave a comment

Sometimes I just want to get to work.

First, I’m wondering if there’s an asshole convention here in town, because after months of nothing, I catch fat-hating bullshit twice in three days.  What the hell? So, I ride … Continue reading

January 28, 2011 · Leave a comment

Diet Talk and the Food Police

As Living 400 Lbs reported, I started the #bodyacceptance hashtag on Twitter to talk about some things that have been chapping my hide about the way people in America, particularly … Continue reading

January 2, 2011 · 3 Comments

Happy New Year!!!

Just popping in to wish you all a Happy New Year!  Let’s hope 2011 is a good one!

January 1, 2011 · Leave a comment

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