Ashley's entry in the "It Happened To Me" contest:
I had a long history of being overweight, but I can honestly say that it wasn’t a major concern of mine.
In graduate school, what did it matter that I sometimes arrived 30-45 minutes early for class so I could be sure of finding a desk that I fit into comfortably? When I finished my M.A., I barely fit into the Master’s graduation gown (which, to be fair, was oddly fitted) and instead opted to walk at my graduation wearing the one from my undergraduate ceremony (telling myself and others that it was “good luck”). << READ MORE >>