By Susan Jamison
Drowning Dress, silk, embroidery, lead weights, 2013
In tribute to Virginia Woolf (who wore an overcoat with its pockets full of stones and drowned herself)
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"The nitrogen in our DNA, the calcium in our teeth, the iron in our blood, the carbon in our apple pies were made in the interiors of collapsing stars. We are made of starstuff."
how intricate, baffling, painful, wondrous, beautiful, and thought provoking; birth. this depiction brings rise to all of these thoughts/emotions in me.
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