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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ROCK. t first glance she looks like a pile of rocks , a landslide . Then I see that her
massive back and thighs are stone , and that the blue trickle of spring water is
wetness spreading between her legs . I can ' t see her face , turned away in ...
If I had sent you a photograph of myself then , it would have been the white
flowers of jimsonweed , almost angel trumpets , open at dusk in a waste place ,
against the cement rubble of a city block , or on limestone rocks jumbled by the
... dirt to wind , so that all can be built again for all . If the lowest stones move ,
those who scrape and sell even the sky will crash down in a scatter of glittering
rock . About the Author WRITER AND ACTIVIST MINNIE BRUCE PRATT CAME.
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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