Right to Life

By Marge Percy A woman is not a pear treethrusting her fruit into mindless fecundityinto the world. Even pear trees bearheavily one year and rest and grow the next.An orchard gone wild drops few warm rottingfruit in the grass but the trees stretchhigh and wiry gifting the birds fortyfeet up among inch long thornsbroken atavistically … Continue reading Right to Life

Disabled People Are Tired: Public Health and Ableism – Disability Visibility Project

Disabled People Are Tired: Public Health and Ableism   Christine Mitchell   I’m tired. We’re all tired, collectively. It has been a long two years of heightened anxiety and isolation as we learn how to live within a global pandemic leaving nearly a million people dead in the US – far more than any other… … Continue reading Disabled People Are Tired: Public Health and Ableism – Disability Visibility Project