From The Non-Adventures of Invisible Girl: The Power of Invisibility

From The Non-Adventures of Invisible Girl: The Power of Invisibility by DIY Danna “I’m gonna tell you a secret about this culture: Women have all the power.” So began the words of wisdom my ex-friend with benefits bestowed upon me to cut off benefits, or how he failed to see what was really right in […]

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A Loaded Country (Ode to Women’s History Month)

A Loaded Country (Ode to Women’s History Month) by diy danna Fires are shot through the cannons. Boom! Boom! Even hermits clamor out of caves to view the spectacle: Women soldiers on parade, waving flags originally designed by an 18th century freak. That Betsy Ross was some kind of freak. The lines of protest swell […]

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Aborting Dancers

aborting dancers by diy danna Police conversation, “Where have you been?!” echos on the wall, tilting pictures of boy and girl ballet dancers. Art collecting questions seemed endless, stretching tights into body stockings into twisted nylon ropes. The late dancer-competing with the frame-cradles her tummy. She put on a smiling face for the crowd, stumbling […]

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