Violation = Prey

After your first real life shattering violation, you begin to live in a continuum of violence against you and your body.  That first fatal wound is a symbol to every predator, that you are easy prey.  The sins committed against you are your body is your shame to bear, and you wear it no matter how hard you scrub, peel, starve, or pick at your own flesh — there is an invisible spider’s web connecting you to their sin.
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Check Out My New Project!

Hi Everyone!

For eight weeks this summer I will be posting a blog  series called  “What’s her problem?”  The series is based upon eight different writing prompts that examin difference  aspects of illness.

This is a examination of the intersecting lines between health, illness, and women’s lives in a culture that devalues not only women, but the disabled.

You can learn more about my project under my new “What’s her problem?” (under my about ME ME ME ME ME ME  section) page.