"I cannot ignore the reality of the body, its glorious beginnings and its subtle endings," writes Cortney Davis in this intimate and startlingly original account of her work at a women's clinic. A poet and nurse-practitioner with twenty five years' experience, Davis reveals the beauty of the body's workings by unfolding the lives of four patients who struggle with its natural cycles and unexpected surprises: pregnancy and childbirth, illness and ...
By Cortney Davis
Paperback: 288 pages
Publisher: Ballantine Books (June 25, 2002)
Product Dimensions: 5.4 x 0.6 x 8.2 inches
Amazon Rank: 1439278
Format: PDF Text djvu ebook
Thank you Cortney Davis for I Knew a Woman, The Experience of the Female Body. The book is at once, scientific clinical knowledge and poetry of anatomical place. Two bodies of work are interwoven in Davis's wonderful book. Beautiful. Read it to know