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Tender Points Tender Points Is A Narrative Fractured By Trauma Named After The Diagnostic Criteria For Fibromyalgia, The Book Length Lyric Essay Explores Sexual Violence, Gendered Illness, Chronic Pain, And Patriarchy Through The Lenses Of Lived Experience And Pop Culture Twin Peaks, Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles, Noise Music, Etc Teaching Guide Or Book Club Guide Here Bit.ly 2aqJV2X



10 thoughts on “Tender Points

  1. says:

    A beautiful and plainly written book length essay about living with and writing about fibromyalgia, trauma, being a survivor, andSide note I can t help but feel a kinship with any writer who mentions riot grrrl in a book on any topic Many passages stood out to me, and made me see the world in new ways, but here s one that I reached for a pencil to underline Brautigan s style of misogyny call it gentle misogyny, subtle misogyny, or microaggresive misogyny is woven deep through


  2. says:

    i m 31 but i feel like i m 60 people in my life may think i am exaggerating but i am always in pain every morning i wake up feeling like i was run over by a truck i feel like i ve been hit by a bus i wake up stiff like a coyote with rheumatism i wake up in the woods on a bed of dried moss i have a doctor i have a wolf i have an ex interrupting me, stepping out from behind the same tree to block my path invisible, impossible to prove whether or not you believe me imagine it repeat


  3. says:

    On Friday I went to Skylight Books to see Maggie Nelson read from her masterpiece edit one of her masterpieces The Argonauts, and she gave a sterling endorsement for the writer that was following her, a young woman named Amy Berkowitz I didn t gather that Maggie Nelson was the opener to a headlining act, but was thrilled to see that her blurb was also on this book s back cover Also written in a format akin to The Argonauts and Citizen, Tender Points is an immensely American lyric as


  4. says:

    People in my life may think I am exaggerating but I am always in pain Every morning I wake up feeling like I was run over by a truck I feel like I ve been hit by a bus I wake up stiff like a coyote with rheumatism I wake up in the woods on a bed of dried moss I have a doctor I have a wolf I have an ex Interrupting me, stepping out from behind the same tree to block my path Invisible, impossible to prove Whether or not you believe me Imagine it repeating like a GIF This book was so gooPeo


  5. says:

    A poetic and meaningful interpretation of the culture of living with chronic pain, ptsd, and fibromyalgia As a sufferer myself, it s a beautifully written memoir as the world has been flooded with how to deal with books,...


  6. says:

    So well written Anyone interested in fibromyalgia, rape culture and lyric essays should read this.


  7. says:

    This is a very intense, poetic short memoir The author has fibromaylgia and I picked it up because I m intrigued and perplexed by some of these diseases that are hidden as she calls them I ll admit I grapple with thoughts related to something like Chronic Fatigue Syndrome fighting the urge to dismiss it as not a real illness And then I of course hate myself for thinking it easy to be dismissive when you re in good health I really want to understand and have better sympathy for th This is a very inte


  8. says:

    In the weeks since I read this, I ve encountered several women with fibromyalgia in the mental health clinic where I work I m grateful to this beautiful, emotional volume for helping me tune into the frustration and pain of the disease, so...


  9. says:

    Meaningful musings on chronic pain Might trigger some, due to rape trauma.


  10. says:

    This gracefully accomplished everything my own essays aim to do in regards to writing the body into the text and making the personal universal.


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