SparkleFat: Poems That Intend to Be Seen

SparkleFat: Poems That Intend to Be Seen Melissa May
  • Title: SparkleFat: Poems That Intend to Be Seen
  • Author: Melissa May
  • ISBN: 9780692225417
  • Page: 449
  • Format: Paperback
  • SparkleFat: Poems That Intend to Be Seen Melissa May SparkleFat Poems That Intend to Be Seen AN EXCERPT FROM THE FATWARD BY THE AUTHOR I was not born for beige my loves And neither were you My body intends to be seen My body intends to shine My fat is not quiet My fat sparkles That s what yo
    AN EXCERPT FROM THE FATWARD BY THE AUTHOR I was not born for beige, my loves And neither were you My body intends to be seen.My body intends to shine My fat is not quiet.My fat sparkles.That s what you re holding, dear one You re holding SparkleFat You re holding a loud, unapologetic, intentional book of poetry about my body, about your body, about fat bodies and howAN EXCERPT FROM THE FATWARD BY THE AUTHOR I was not born for beige, my loves And neither were you My body intends to be seen.My body intends to shine My fat is not quiet.My fat sparkles.That s what you re holding, dear one You re holding SparkleFat You re holding a loud, unapologetic, intentional book of poetry about my body, about your body, about fat bodies and how they move through the world in every bit of their flash and spark and burst Some of the poems are painful, some are raucous celebrations, some are reminders and love letters and quiet gifts back to the vessel that has traveled me so gracefully some are a hymnal of yes, but all of them sparkle All of them don t mind if you look really They built their own house of intention, and they draped that shit in lime green sequins All of them intend to be seen All of them have no fucks to give about a world that wants them to be quiet.
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    1. I really liked all of these poems, but I only loved a few This is a powerful collection, though, and so important in a time where people make it clear which bodies are valued and which are not My favorite poems were Dear Ursula and Letters from a Fat Woman to the World that Created Her

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    2. Very honest work Vulnerable Good use of language Excellent message Enjoyed the read.

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    3. Unapologetically beautiful and unflinching in all its honesty.

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    4. brave and important, has a lot to say but I cant say it was very poetic.

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    5. I am torn between giving this book a 4 or 5 I wish they had.5s She honestly tackles her subject I highly recommend this read.

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    6. Sparklefat is a book I would recommend to anyone, whatever your size one of the most powerful and honest poetry collections I have ever read Decided to read it all in one go this morning, and several of the poems nearly destroyed me in the best of ways Stunning work.

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    7. Fat is not a thing to be fixed, is nota corner to shove your displaced concern.Fat is not your fucking business when itbelongs to someone else That s right That s exactly right.

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    8. Honest Fierce Empowering.

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