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 ...
I don't know if you are playing with marriage the way you play with me with your
cock , the dildo slid into the leather - and - elastic harness , slid into me , the arc of
your hips turning inside out my ideas of sex and love . This time , after I slip on ...
They have marigolds in pots , they play the harmonica , they write books . You
live there , and now I live there too , with those who know they are both man and
woman , those who have transmuted one to the other , those who insist they are ...
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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