Marge Piercy (born March 31, 1936) is an American poet, novelist, and social activist. She is the author of the New York Times bestseller Gone to Soldiers, a sweeping historical novel set during World War II.
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“Remember that every son had a mother
whose beloved son he was,
and every woman had a mother
whose beloved son she wasnt.”
—Marge Piercy (20th century)
“The politics of the exile are fever,
theater of the aging convalescent.
You wait in the wings and rehearse.
You wait and wait.”
—Marge Piercy (b. 1936)
“Does frightening women make you proud? Or is pride something monsters dont understand?”
—Louis Vittes, and Gene Fowler, Jr.. Marge (Gloria Talbott)