May 8, 2017

“Women who sometimes went numb at their wrists and knees, who forgot what it was like to feel anything that was not the body and the floor and walls. Women who wanted to extend their tongues from their mouths and lick fervently. Women who needed a new religion, one that explained in concrete terms why a woman’s body was built for suffering, was made to be split apart, then healed, bled out, then sealed…”

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