By Summer Brenner
"Despite my mother’s efforts to tame me, I resisted, protecting onto my creature nature till the day she educated me i might not be working bare within the backyard or showering with my dad. It took a number of scoldings earlier than i used to be remodeled from colt to show-pony: a formal mirrored image of whichever laundered, starched, pressed, brushed, straightened, zippered, tied, and buttoned garment used to be positioned upon me."
—From the foreword of summer time Brenner's new selection of brief tales, My lifestyles in Clothes
These tales discover the allure, tyranny, and preoccupation of garments, off and on, received, made, or discovered, type or functionality, projection or expression, physique and soul became within out.
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My Life in Clothes by Summer Brenner