This brave memoir chronicles Pratt's struggle to overcome the repressive traditions of Southern womanhood and live her life honestly. It chronicles her youth, her marriage, her eventual decision to come out as a lesbian, and her life with transgendered activist and author Leslie Feinberg.
Minnie Bruce Pratt is the author of We Say We Love Each Other, Rebellion, Crime Against Nature, Walking Back Up Depot Street, and The Dirt We Ate.
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S / HE 55 how she would lean awkwardly against the corner of a bar , watching
the women play pool , maybe a glass in her hands to give them something to do .
Later in the week , as we cruise the shopping malls , she exclaims over the ...
While I lay flat on my back , her hands pushed my hands into my breasts . She
grinned silently . She didn ' t want to ask ; she wanted to win . I turned my face
and bit her hard on one wrist . She cursed and released me . My teeth left a white
She covered me with her weight as I lay face down on the bed , my hands up by
my head . She didn ' t hold my hands down . I wanted her to , but I didn ' t ask . My
sudden heat as she lifted herself away from me , against the chilly autumn air ...
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LibraryThing ReviewUser Review - ehough75 - LibraryThing
Amazing. Loved every aspect of this book. She shows how her thoughts and process have developed and changed over the years with both conversaitons, debates, and encounters with the people she has met ... Read full review
LibraryThing ReviewUser Review - dancingwaves - LibraryThing
An amazing book of vignettes that explore the ideas and intersections of love, sexuality, gender, and identity. A beautiful love letter to her partner, Leslie Feinberg. Read full review