Stories by Ariel M. Stallings

Ariel M. Stallings is a working wordsmith living in Seattle. Her first book, Offbeat Bride, hits bookstores in January. Read more of Ariel's musings on food, feminism and oddball observations on her blog. subscribe to Ariel M. Stallings's feed

Posted on: Oct 31, 2006, Source: Sirens Magazine

Her efforts to drop pounds made her feel like she was dropping the ball on women's rights as well. Then the epiphany: What's wrong with wanting to be healthy and look hot?