What is a Man?

What if a man is a man because he says he is? Curious?

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Visible: A Femmethology, Differences Celebrated

Kicked Out Contributor Mx Mirage

What has being kicked out meant for you? Being kicked out has meant learning when to ask for help and not feel like a burden in doing so. It’s also meant creating a true family, which continues to be an amazing adventure.

Allison Wonderland in black and white

Femmethology Author Allison Wonderland

How do you define your femme identity? I define my femme identity as authentic, a definition that I expound on in my essay, “The Anonymity of Femmeininity.” My femme identity transcends dress and deportment. It is not about appropriating (or misappropriating) the trappings of heterosexuality. It is about signifying my desire to defy and shatter … Keep on reading!

Peggy Munson Femmethology author

Femmethology Author Peggy Munson

How do you define your femme identity? As a kid, I was a tree-climbing long-haired faggy femme tomboy who hung around with my gay best friend and did lewd things with Ken dolls. I didn’t like frill and I collected stuffed animals, not dolls, and wore purple polyester pants and a purple vest over a … Keep on reading!

Sharon Waschler with her dog gadget

Femmethology Author Sharon Waschler

How do you define your femme identity? It depends on the day. Hippie Femme. Enviro Femme. Disabled Femme. Femme with a Disability. Rural Femme. Femme with Big Dogs. New England Femme. I think that’s one of the great things about femmedom, is that there are so many ways to be femme. I chafe at what … Keep on reading!

Kicked Out, Stories from LGBT Queer Homeless Youth

E. F. Schraeder Kicked Out author

Kicked Out Author E. F. Schraeder

In an instant, being kicked out defined my possibilities by forcing me to answer this question: do I want to be true to myself, or do I want to seek my family’s approval.

Kicked Out Author Phillip J. Reeves

What has being kicked out meant for you? I find that my experiences, especially my kicked out experience, have not only helped shape my life, but have been a struggle to analyse as well. Figuring out what happened in those few moments and the lifetime that lead up to them has been the challenge of … Keep on reading!

kicked out author angie guerra

Kicked Out Author Angie Guerra

What has being kicked out meant for you? Being kicked out, meant I had to be strong. I had to keep on. I don’t think I ever realized just how much it effected my life. It was just something that was. I approached it (being kicked out) as something that happened, and now I had … Keep on reading!