Monthly Archives: May 2012


He asks, boldly, when no one has dared, what did it feel like? This virtual stranger calls out my experience, wants to know if it was painful, but does not fully understand his question evokes an emotional layer that has … Continue reading

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Portrait of Domestic Violence

Artist Susan Singer paints women. As women. As themselves. Hurt, human, scarred, broken, triumphant, Beyond Barbie. As part of my own healing, I commissioned Susan last summer to paint my portrait, nude, showing the residual scars from the shooting and … Continue reading

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