Elisa Jenkins | The Sun Magazine

Elisa Jenkins

Elisa Jenkins lives in Muncie, Indiana. Her work has appeared in The Ball State University Forum and Riverbend. A playwright, she is completing an internship at the Museum of International Folk Art in Santa Fe, New Mexico.

— From September 1991

Lady Con

Even with two thick coverlets over the blankets, her pelvic bone pressed like a wooden hanger against my cheek; I was sure it would leave a red mark. She had been eating for nearly two weeks now. How thin could she have been when she was first released?

September 1991
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