Tag: my reality

Mothers and MeMothers and Me

I rifled through old papers in yet another fit of obsessive cleaning. Mixed in a folder of stickers, old poems, and magazine clippings I found a couple letters from my

Midwest GenderQueer Trans/GenderQueer Writings

About AprilAbout April

April has always been a favorite month of mine. As a kid, April was time for Easter candy, my mom’s birthday, and violets – my favorite flower. It brought the

Community Issues Midwest GenderQueer Survivor & Sexual Violence Warm Fuzzies

What we used to be….What we used to be….

Lots of folks are talking about David Letterman’s transphobic behavior on the Late Show in regards to recent government appointee Amanda Simpson. Letterman discusses Simpson’s appointment and how she is

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Midwest RealityMidwest Reality

The open house was packed. I fought my anxious impulse to disappear, reminding myself that now it wasn’t just my responsibility to be a visible, social-activist butterfly… it was my

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Doctor, DoctorDoctor, Doctor

Remember that time I went to the gyno, and I looked like a man? My gynecologist’s office is out in the suburban area of Morrow and Montgomery, which is about

Ablity, Ableism, & Health Community Issues Gender Identity Disorder Social Gender Writings