Monthly Archives: September 2010

“Hopeth all hopes, endureth all pains…”

Many years ago, when I fancied myself to be a teenage intellectual (the adjective, at least, can be verified in fact:  I was indeed 15 years of age), one idle afternoon I poured over the latest issue of that journal … Continue reading

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The Trouble with ‘Women’s’ Clothing

If my memory is correct, there is a passage towards the end of Joanna Meyerowitz’s How Sex was Changed:  Transsexuality in America in which a trans woman states that “What all transsexuals have in common is our love of ‘Star … Continue reading

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Good Boys, Good Guys

“We few, we happy few, we band of brothers” — Shakespeare, Henry V Perhaps because it is a time of transition, the month of September seems to evoke certain childhood memories in my consciousness.  Although the warmth of the summer … Continue reading

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I went to the Woods: Camp Trans 2010

“I went to the woods because I wanted to live deliberately.  I wanted to live deep and suck out all the marrow of life, to put to rout all that was not life and not, when I had come to … Continue reading

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