July 29, 2018

“This is my body, this is my body, this is my body. I said it with wonder and awe, I said it with terror and disbelief. This is my body, mine, mine, mine, this flesh, this bone, this blood, all of it, packaged neatly together within me, ME. It was mine in the same way the pregnancy was mine, my hair was mine, my womb was mine. It all belonged to me, I was not ME without those parts…”

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