When you're locked in the psych ward, being treated like a medical mystery is not reassuring when your life and your transition are on the line.
I was at a poetry reading when an older butch woman sat down next to me and started to talk to me about her experiences in the lesbian communities of San Francisco. Typical Bay Area. Queers chatting up queers. And for a little while, it was just an ordinary conversation for two gays in the [...]