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a selfie of the author, looking awesome as always

The Most Helpful Advice a Doctor Ever Gave Me About Losing Weight

Unsurprisingly, it is not "eat less, move more."
Amber Petty, smiling into the sunlight, photographed by Annie Lesser

Slim Chance: Why Not Do a Photo Shoot While Feeling Fat?

"I had to suck it up and smile for the camera, despite feeling pretty much my worst."
Slim Chance: Joining a Co-Ed Softball League Was a Huge Mistake
The author, Amber Petty

Slim Chance: A Weight-Loss Story You'll Actually Relate To

"I'm going to lose weight, and you get to hear how it happens."