Gina Pond

Been on hiatus, or maybe a blog sabbatical?

I know I haven’t been posting much this summer, but there has been a good deal going on. Personally, I’ve been recovering from this year’s seminary schedule (full class load both terms plus internship) and working on a Wiccan-Christian liturgy for a special reading course. I’m planning to wrap that up in the next week […]

Two Papers on the Abusive Language of Body Image and the Diet Industry

(Cross posted from my Tumblr) I wrote the following papers for a couple of classes. Trigger warning for: sexual abuse, eating disorders, abusive diet language, and theologies that promote body shame. I offer these as another way to think about how diet industry and how we look at body size policing. I hate to actually […]