Category Archives: Trans women

It Gets Better…doesn’t it?

“To be, or not to be: that is the question.  Whether ’tis nobler in the mind to face the slings and arrows of outrageous fortune,   and by opposing, end them.  To die, to sleep; to sleep, perchance to dream?  Ay, … Continue reading

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“A Republic…if you can keep it.”

“If I am not for myself, who will be?  But if I am only for myself, who am I?  And if not now, when?  And if not me, who?” — Hillel the Elder. Every week in my short — and … 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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