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Fat Girl, Skinny (Paperback)

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After her husband leaves her for a skinnier, blonder, younger, (better?) woman, Amye Archer is forced to confront the food addiction that has been holding her back for most of her life and has left her weighing two hundred and sixty-five pounds. With the help of the gang of girls of Weight Watchers, and their fearless leader -former fatty and community college dropout-Pantsuit Pam, Amye spends the next year losing weight and learning to live in a skinny (er) woman's body. Only being skinny is not as easy as it looks, especially when inside, she will always be a fat girl. Fat Girl, Skinny is Amye's story, but it's also the story of anyone who has ever been told: "You'd be pretty...if.

About the Author

Amye Archer lives with her husband and twin daughters in Northeast Pennsylvania. She is the author of three poetry collections, BANGS, A Shotgun Life, and No One Ever Looks Up. Her work has appeared in Nailed Magazine, PMS: Poem Memoir Story, PANK, and various publications. She holds an MFA in Creative Writing and teaches at The University of Scranton.

Product Details
ISBN: 9780996988704
ISBN-10: 099698870X
Publisher: Big Table Publishing Company
Publication Date: January 29th, 2016
Pages: 190
Language: English