“My belief that I was unworthy was the result of years of feedback that confirmed as much: bullying from my peers; no one who looked like me in TV or movies who wasn’t the butt of a joke; no clothing sold in my size; no understanding from my peers that everyone in this world is allowed to come in different shapes and sizes — and that they are worthy of love and respect and dream careers, too.”
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