Very thoughtful piece! Being totally blind from birth, online dating puts me at an insurmountable disadvantage. For, although I’m not caring about how women look, they’re making snap swipe decisions about my looks. This reality is disconcerting, as though two eaters, one with functioning taste buds and one without, were asked to eat and evaluate.
I am very petite but not even I would survive on 1000 calories per day. That’s a very bad advice because you are making your body to go into emergency “OMG, I’m starving!” mode. And having run a few long runs, I know something about how crap you feel when hypoglycemic.
This is the WORST advice I have ever heard on weight loss. Drink A GALLON of water a day and eat only 1000 calories!? Don’t forget to SKIP BREAKFAST!? I don’t believe you know anything about physiology, metabolism, or nutrition.
If you ever witness someone being bullied, harassed, or abused, you should always step up and say something, even if it doesn’t directly affect you. Bullies often don’t pick fair…