52 episodes

Fat Like Me Podcast is a show where likeminded people can come together to discuss the need for intersectional body diversity rep in kidlit, literature, media, and life. The show features authors, artists, entertainers, agents, editors, activists, and people of all sizes passionate about continuing the conversation for positive fat representation and body diversity until it becomes the norm not the exception.

Fat Like Me Cassandra Newbould

    • Self-Improvement
    • 4.0, 4 Ratings

Fat Like Me Podcast is a show where likeminded people can come together to discuss the need for intersectional body diversity rep in kidlit, literature, media, and life. The show features authors, artists, entertainers, agents, editors, activists, and people of all sizes passionate about continuing the conversation for positive fat representation and body diversity until it becomes the norm not the exception.

    Chat all things fat with A SONG OF WRAITHS AND RUIN author Roseanne Brown

    Chat all things fat with A SONG OF WRAITHS AND RUIN author Roseanne Brown

    Rosie and I discuss revisions and why you need them, creating fantasy world/maps to fit your story not the Mercator projection, the magic of writing fantasy, ups and downs of social media and more!

    • 1 hr 30 min
    Chat all things fat with SAVING RUBY KING author Catherine Adel West

    Chat all things fat with SAVING RUBY KING author Catherine Adel West

    Catherine, Taj, and I discuss marketing for adult fiction vs kidlit, debut life, the need for reading widely and outside of your lane, the joys of writing fat characters, health at every size, social media and more!

    • 2 hr 1 min
    A chat with the Better Than Brunch podcast

    A chat with the Better Than Brunch podcast

    Taj McCoy, Denise Williams, Charish Reid, and Cass Newbould discuss 90's pop bands, the grizzled Joe Topchart, why we need music videos, the best brunch drinks, fast food wishes, plotting, friendship, the need for tacos, and more in this introduction to their new video podcast Better Than Brunch!

    • 40 min
    Chat all things fat with PRIMA GINA BALLERINA author Kelly Mangan

    Chat all things fat with PRIMA GINA BALLERINA author Kelly Mangan

    Kelly and I discuss creating fat positive picture books, path to publishing, trusting your publisher, the importance of proper plus size illustration representation, why body diverse kidlit is needed on the shelves for all body types to read and more!

    • 1 hr 17 min
    Chat all things fat art with illustrator Erin ONeill Jones

    Chat all things fat art with illustrator Erin ONeill Jones

    Erin and I discuss querying and building a portfolio to find an agent as an artist, what inspires art, plus size art and book covers, why ppl default to drawing thin bodies and more!

    • 1 hr 40 min
    Chat all the things with THE CURVY FASHIONISTA Marie Denee

    Chat all the things with THE CURVY FASHIONISTA Marie Denee

    Marie and I discuss the journey from blogger to entrepreneur, fat fashion, evolving your brand, supporting community during the pandemic, the impact on fast fashion, self confidence, tips for blogging, finding the perfect jean, lounge wear, and more!

    • 1 hr 26 min

Customer Reviews

4.0 out of 5
4 Ratings

4 Ratings

Meanmaggie1984 ,

Audio quality makes it unlistenable

I came for the Captain Awkward content, but the sound quality is so bad that I cannot listen for more than a few minutes. Please figure out some way to fix it!

Top Podcasts In Self-Improvement