Radiance: The Magazine for Large Women,
was created in 1984 and was published quarterly for 16 years. Its purpose was to support women "all
sizes of large" in living proud, full, active lives, at whatever weight, with self-love and
In those 16 years, Radiance grew to
become one of the most trusted and valued resources in the worldwide size acceptance movement.
As of December 2000, we put the
printing of Radiance on hold. We have developed
a very full and inspiring web site with highlights from our many years in print. I invite
you to take a look around our site and take advantage of all the information, interviews, features,
artwork, book reviews, personal essays, poetry, resources, and support that is available to you.
BACK ISSUES to find the links to lots of articles and essays
for your online reading!
Alice Ansfield, Publisher, Editor, Founder
|I'm glad you found Radiance.
I'm honored to be able to offer you our body of work from our many years in print. May
Radiance help light your
way on your path to greater self-love and acceptance.
Radiance Kids Project!
in our efforts to help kids of all ages feel seen, loved, and valued for who they are, whatever
their size or shape. Our Kids Project area is a must-read for
children and teens, and for those who work with kids (parents, teachers, counselors, health professionals).
Help the kids in your life feel good about themselves now.