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Trading 30 Pounds to Enjoy Life

Getting healthy without feeling punished

I’m a writer. I sit. A lot.

When I’m not writing, I read. I’ve never understood the urge to go to the gym. The urge to play a game. Or jump rope after the age of ten.

Isn’t chasing after kids enough?



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Alison Acheson

My latest book is a memoir, Dance Me to the End: Ten Months and Ten Days With ALS. My newsletter is on Substack: THE UNSCHOOL FOR WRITERS.