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Fat is not a bad word

By Aina Kelsaw-Fletcher, Community HS, Ann Arbor, Mich.

December 9, 2013

As a child, I was always told to hide. Told to stay in the background, to don myself in blacks, greys, and navy, to avoid stripes like the plague, to never touch a pair of skintight jeans. As a child I grew up thinking my name was “Flattering.” I listened to my mother and stuck to black T-shirts and sw...