Prism & Pen
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Prism & Pen

I’m Leaving Gay Fear and Loathing in Texas

And learning to love myself along the way

I was a senior in high school.

It was a random day, a normal progression of events. Wake up, endure what passed for school, football practice, 4-H projects…

That evening, as we were getting ready for supper, the news was running in the background. I had heard of this new…



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Henry Lee Butler

No one in particular seeking to diminish ego and accentuate Self, partaking in life with a beginner’s mind. (He/Him/His)