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 13 school on the other side of town. We hadn't known much about many of
the lives hidden in our town, and now we gathered, ready to find out: Me and the
woman who was my first friend, almost my first memory. And my best girlfriend ...
Then after he left town, my friend, his cousin, wanted a date for the movies. At the
end of the evening he took me to the runway for the town's one plane, blue lights
along the edge like some sleazy bar, where he pulled at me with clumsy hands, ...
The emergency room nurse is drawing a map for me of this little port town
between the river and the salt marshes, half-way down the edge of the South. I
am waiting to see a doctor. When the nurse saw you standing next to me, she
said, "Who ...
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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