Vegan for Their Health, Not Mine

Thoughts from a long-term vegan

Pax Ahimsa Gethen
4 min readJun 21, 2022


Scotty and Magnolia, bovine residents of VINE Sanctuary, July 2018. Photo by Pax Ahimsa Gethen, CC BY-NC-SA 2.0.

Content notes: Weight, suicidal ideation

Happy Solstice — Summer here in the Northern Hemisphere, Winter in the Southern — to my readers.

For Pride Month, I was recently interviewed by Hope Bohanec for a podcast episode on “Trans Vegan Voices”.