“Shrill” and the Power in Fucking Up

by Merritt Mecham Spoilers for the first season of “Shrill” below. Since it was released last week, Shrill has been lauded for everything from its costuming to its celebration of body diversity. It is revolutionary to see a simple, joyous depiction of fat women succeeding, having sex, and jumping into swimming pools. The show refuses… Read More “Shrill” and the Power in Fucking Up


1) Why did you decide to get into this industry? Meryl Streep said it best: “I’m curious about other people… I’m interested in what it would be like to be you.”  The art of acting is rooted in empathy.  I love wearing someone else’s “shoes” as my own and learning how to walk in them. … Read More @KelseyHewlett