May 10, 2019
*Warning* This story includes sexual and emotional abuse. If you feel you might be harmed in any way by such content, please do not listen to this episode.
For our fourth contribution from the December 2015 "Body" show, Yola Gomez tells the tale of reclaiming their own body and sense of self, both from their abusers and from their own mind. From Yola's Odyssey bio:
Yola Gomez is a graduate of the University of Arizona’s Gender & Women’s Studies department. Yola is a queer Xicana femme activist, accomplice, and feminist killjoy surviving & thriving in spite of it all. Their hobbies include writing, introspecting, and challenging assumptions.
This episode was performed and recorded in front of a live audience at The Screening Room in Tucson, AZ, on December 3rd, 2015, and was curated by Simon Donovan. For more information about Odyssey Storytelling, please visit www.odysseystorytelling.com