Holy anorexia.
Article Type: Poem
Subject: Anorexia nervosa (Portrayals)
Fasting (Portrayals)
Starvation (Portrayals)
Body image (Portrayals)
Author: Smith, Angela (Australian writer)
Pub Date: 05/01/2011
Publication: Name: Hecate Publisher: Hecate Press Audience: Academic Format: Magazine/Journal Subject: Women's issues/gender studies Copyright: COPYRIGHT 2011 Hecate Press ISSN: 0311-4198
Issue: Date: May, 2011 Source Volume: 37 Source Issue: 1
Topic: NamedWork: Holy Anorexia (Poem)
Accession Number: 268220748
Full Text:
Fasting is my religion, every day a holy day a kind of Lent.
 Control of diet and appetite, mind over matter.
I'm a modern-day martyr, salvation by starvation.
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