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My Mum Told Me I Was Fat

It did not end well.

It was a normal Saturday afternoon in early April — or as normal as Saturdays would get in this never-ending pandemic. The pandemic is the new normal and, as sad as that may sound, lockdowns are the new normal. In lockdown, it is normal to gain weight. Especially if you’re a semi-professional dancer who not only lost the opportunity to execute her sport properly, but who basically got…

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Karin A. R. Taglang

Karin A. R. Taglang

Freelance Editor • Cultural Journalist. I talk language, freelance writing, and books — in no particular order.

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