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

the fantastic leslie freeman

Femmethology Author Leslie Freeman

How do you define your femme identity? I am a dis/abled femme and a femme crip. I understand both femme and crip to be markers of conscious, critical engagement with difference.  Femme, as I live it, represents a proactive choice to perform, push, and challenge my feminine gender orientation. Femme is independent of sex, of … 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!

Asha Leong Femmethology author

Femmethology Author Asha Leong

How do you define your femme identity? Delicate as a pearl housed in an oyster. Strong as the branches of a magnolia tree. Femme has come home to roost in my heart. Femmes feed my soul and build me up over all the cracks in my soul from struggle and oppression. While I joke about … Keep on reading!

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, Stories from LGBT Queer Homeless Youth


Kicked Out Author Tenzin

What has being kicked out meant for you? Living on the streets has altered me as a person. The fear of being homeless again persists, as does a sense of otherness. Because I have seen things that others have difficulty imagining, I have difficulty relating to other people and anticipate violence in even benign environments. … Keep on reading!

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.

kay undalay barrett kicked out author

Kicked Out Author kay ulanday barrett

What has being kicked out meant for you? i feel that i have always been in the middle, traveling moving in between things: my gender, my homeland & being american-born, being kicked out and paving new home. being kicked out made me understand that i had to create pamilya on a daily basis, it has … Keep on reading!