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Dear Rebel Girl: a love letter to unapologetic fat babes | Margot Meanie
This week I rolled over to the 20k crew on instagram, it’s kind of a big deal, to me anyhow. In the grand scheme of things, does it really matter? In blogging circles 20k is a coveted number, it means more brands want to work with you, you’re taken more seriously, but what happens when you’re the weird-o rebel girl fat babe that’s not exactly palatable to the masses? Now, I have to say, I’m floored and humbled that twenty thousand people have even the tiniest interest in what I do or what I say, it’s staggering. That is a sold out hockey arena { I know, that is a very Canadian comparison }, a concert at capacity, it’s… I don’t even know what else to compare it to, it’s a LOT of eyes on you. And yes, I have had opportunities to work with brands and become self employed via blogging { though not in the ways most people would assume }. That number did not come easily to me, I worked at it, I persevered, I slacked sometimes, but then I’d pick it up with more gusto. Why? To some it may seem trivial, nothing more than a popularity contest, …