The Body

The body wants to move
wants to reinhabit itself
it wants to play
To bend arc writhe and double with grace and ease
The body lets go
It also gets tired
and stiff and it aches
The body takes up more space than the other bodies do
It is majestic and has presence
Full of symbolism and reference
it represents fundamental truths
cruel ironies and distortions
The body is encumbered
Yet extends beyond boundaries
The body is boundlessContinue reading The Body

Introducing Sisters of Indigo Light

Welcome to Sisters of Indigo Light, dedicated to the healing and empowerment of sexual harassment and sexual abuse survivors through creative expression and community. Sisters of Indigo Light grew organically from the movement to publish ‘We Will Not Be Silenced.’ We believe there needs to be a permanent home for creativity born from our survival whereContinue reading Introducing Sisters of Indigo Light

Why ‘We Will Not Be Silenced’- Christine E. Ray

I am a writer, an editor, and publisher with a background in clinical social work and neurodegenerative research.  I am a mother, a wife, pansexual, dyslexic, living with Bipolar II, and fibromyalgia.  I am an artist, an avid reader, and lifelong advocate for social justice. I am also a sexual abuse survivor. Like many sexualContinue reading Why ‘We Will Not Be Silenced’- Christine E. Ray

Rachel Finch’s A Sparrow Stirs its Wings Now Available

  Sudden Denouement Publishing released Rachel Finch’s stunning book of poetry ‘A Sparrow Stirs its Wings” on June 28, 2018. In addition to her contributions to Blood Into Ink and Whisper and the Roar, Finch is the powerhouse behind the Bruised But Not Broken community on Facebook, which provides support and healing for trauma survivors.Continue reading Rachel Finch’s A Sparrow Stirs its Wings Now Available