Sarah J. Thompson is creating body and fat liberation writing prompts.
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patrons

Through your support Sarah will be able to cultivate an exclusive body and fat liberation community. She will provide:
  • 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.

Join the exclusive community by choosing your preferred reward level and let's move closer to body freedom together! 
Tiers
Koala Bear
$3 or more per month
So much GRATITUDE! You get:

+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 

Giant Panda
$10 or more per month
Loads of GRATITUDE! You get everything Koala Bears get plus:

+A rad digital copy of my manifesto

+Access to 5-day challenges happening 4x a year to practice building body resiliency

Gorilla
$25 or more per month
All the GRATITUDE! You get everything Giant Pandas get, plus: 

+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! 

Hippotamus
$50 or more per month
ALL THE GRATITUDE, and then some more! You get everything Gorillas get, plus: 

+Facilitated video sessions once a month where you can connect with truth seekers, ask questions related to your writing prompts, share your reactions, and gain clarity on overcoming internal and systemic size oppression (including being fat, having thin privilege, thin fragility, generational trauma, toxic core beliefs, etc.) 

Goals
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A real work space! I'll buy a desk and chair. I live in a studio by myself and have always worked from my futon, my floor, or my bed. It will be so dreamy to have a proper work station with a desk and comfortable seating! 

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. 

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Through your support Sarah will be able to cultivate an exclusive body and fat liberation community. She will provide:
  • 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.

Join the exclusive community by choosing your preferred reward level and let's move closer to body freedom together! 

Recent posts by Sarah J. Thompson

Tiers
Koala Bear
$3 or more per month
So much GRATITUDE! You get:

+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 

Giant Panda
$10 or more per month
Loads of GRATITUDE! You get everything Koala Bears get plus:

+A rad digital copy of my manifesto

+Access to 5-day challenges happening 4x a year to practice building body resiliency

Gorilla
$25 or more per month
All the GRATITUDE! You get everything Giant Pandas get, plus: 

+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! 

Hippotamus
$50 or more per month
ALL THE GRATITUDE, and then some more! You get everything Gorillas get, plus: 

+Facilitated video sessions once a month where you can connect with truth seekers, ask questions related to your writing prompts, share your reactions, and gain clarity on overcoming internal and systemic size oppression (including being fat, having thin privilege, thin fragility, generational trauma, toxic core beliefs, etc.)