June 24, 2017
I’ve got a closet I can’t escape, bruises and scrapes from doing what I love, but when push comes to shove I’m gonna be strong because who I love won’t be wrong. He stares.
I find myself in this predicament often /Surrounded by young men /And I whispered, /“Oh gosh, this is my life.”
Deep in the dark I hide,
That’s where my true self resides.
“Pretty Boy” represents how easily gender and gendered language can be reversed into a symbol of pride. It’s reclaiming the term and turning it into a declaration of pride.
Melek Taus rebelled against God, but instead of being demonized for it— as he was according to Islam, Christianity, and other faiths—he was deified.
The Vagina Monologues is a female space both traditionally and contractually that addresses issues of vaginas and women strictly. Entering the space as male-identified was thus controversial.
I find it hard to label myself as purely lesbian. I find it hard to label myself as purely anything.
I think these memories are products of my own sexuality, not what traditional Western culture led me to believe I should feel.
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