Author: Sarai Walker

Disrupting the Status Quo with Dietland by Sarai Walker

Posted June 11, 2015 in Reviews / 15 Comments
Disrupting the Status Quo with Dietland by Sarai Walker

Every day, Plum Kettle sits in a Brooklyn caffe, typing out responses to emails young girls have sent to the founder of the teen magazine she works for. But despite sending frequent emails to the tune of “you’re beautiful just the way you are!” she isn’t able to accept her own body; at almost 30 years old, Plum weighs 300 pounds and is saving up for the weight-loss surgery that she believes will allow her life to finally begin. However, […]