Praying with Fringes 02/07/2017 – it’s difficult to get the news from our bodies, yet people die each day for lack of what is found there

For the Fifty (Who Formed PEACE With Their Bodies) Philip Metres In the green beginning,           in the morning mist,                               they emerge from their chrysalis of clothes: peel off purses & cells,           & Gap sweats, turtle-                     necks & tanks, Tommy’s & Salvation Army, platforms & clogs,           abandoning bras & lingerie, labels                     & names, courtesies & shames, … Continue reading Praying with Fringes 02/07/2017 – it’s difficult to get the news from our bodies, yet people die each day for lack of what is found there