We are not ashamed of our bodies – we are not afraid of them. We will celebrate their tremendous power. We will dance in honor of them, in churches or on the steps of Capitol Buildings or in front of cameras.
Marissa Landrigan's work has appeared in Orion, Guernica, and Diagram, among others, and she is a regular nonfiction contributor for The Nervous Breakdown. She received her MFA in Creative Writing & Environment from Iowa State University, where she completed a food narrative tentatively titled The Vegetarian's Guide to Eating Meat. She currently lives and teaches in Pennsylvania, and can be found online at http://wemeatagain.com