Prism & Pen
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Prism & Pen

I Was a Sissy Boy: Why Drag Matters to Effeminate Gay Men

Subverting gender performance is celebration and rebellion

When I look at a hot guy, a buzz of sexual pleasure electrifies my body, but I’m more romantic than anything else. I fall in love at the drop of a pin. When I spend time with a man I really like, dopamine electrifies me with romantic warmth that paints a dopy smile on…



Amplifying LGBTQ voices through the art of storytelling

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James Finn

James Finn is an LGBTQ columnist, a former Air Force intelligence analyst, an alumnus of Act Up NY, and an agented but unpublished novelist.