Sarah J. Thompsonis creating body and fat liberation writing prompts.
+Weekly writing prompts to tell your story and heal internalized fatphobia, weight stigma and bias
+Access to the patron-only feed with exclusive written content and videos
+A rad digital copy of my manifesto
+Access to 5-day challenges happening 4x a year to practice building body resiliency
+Early access to my personal essays on hidden ways fatphobia, weight stigma and bias show up and how we counteract these messages. These personal essays may be published publicly at some point - or they may not. The good news is that at this level, you'll always get a copy that you can keep in your personal library.
+A gift in the mail for every six months of consecutive patronship. I can't tell you what it will be because it's a surprise!
About Sarah J. Thompson
- Writing prompts to tell your story
- Support for developing resiliency
- My experience through writing
- A weekly video update
- Passionate truth-telling
- Connection with other truth seekers
- Radical love, compassion, and courage
- A brave space to discuss, write, and unpack everything we've been taught about bodies, because it's all wrong
Meet Sarah: Shame Slayer and Writer
Sarah Thompson is an eating disorder recovery coach, consultant, and writer based in Portland, Oregon and transplanted from Akron, Ohio. Her writing focuses on a wide range of philosophies - Body Trust®, Health at Every Size®, Intuitive Eating, Fat Liberation, eating disorder recovery, and more. She seeks to share what she has experienced and continues to learn from her own discovery and journey with body liberation. Sarah definitely does not have all the answers, but she’s super excited to share what she has learned so far.
Even while Sarah is fat, female, and queer, she recognizes that being a working-class, white, and cis gender woman has afforded her many privileges. She strives to listen and learn from experiences that differ from hers.
She is in recovery from an eating disorder after a life-long struggle. Her recovery is what led her to become a Certified Body Trust Advocate and to become an eating disorder recovery coach.
Sarah is constantly wondering how she can contribute to healing, justice, and liberation in our world where there is constant suffering through oppression. She loves working with people who are asking these same questions! These questions have been on her mind since she was a kid and started volunteering at Hattie Larlham Foundation with children that experienced severe physical and intellectual disabilities in Northeast Ohio.
These questions only got stronger as she recognized that her sexuality was different than that of those around her and rejected by her the religion she was raised with. When police brutality against people of color was called out in Cleveland while she was living there, even more questions came to the surface. As Sarah attended medical school, she saw firsthand how often weight and health are conflated. She continues asking these really fucking important questions about healing, justice, and liberation, because she does not think she'll ever be done learning.
Sarah is an ice cream connoisseur, Grey’s Anatomy expert, avid movie buff, and lover of all of her friends’ pets.
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Just in case your wondering why 82 patrons, 1982 is the year I was born, and it just felt right to set my first goal to this.