A Guy Finding Body Positivity

Yup, I am a fat guy…and there is nothing wrong with that.

The author and his belly. Photo by his wife.

Women, more than men, deal with some major body image matters and expectations. Yet they are by no means alone in this struggle.

I grew up in the suburbs of Minneapolis, MN. I was not the norm, because unlike the majority of the people I knew, and their Scandinavian heritage, I came from…