Back In My Day

Amber Fraley
Bouncin’ and Behavin’ Blogs
3 min readMay 8, 2024

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Speaking as a proud GenXer, I get really irritated when I see GenXers online talking like conservative Boomers.

“We didn’t used to have all this trans, non-binary queer shit back in my day!”

Nope. We just had gender-bending androgyny that triggered our parents. Remember that?

I sure do.

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Amber Fraley
Bouncin’ and Behavin’ Blogs

Writing about abortion rights, mental illness, trauma, narcissistic abuse & survival, politics. Journalist, novelist, wife, mom, Kansan, repro rights activist.