Genderfication

Is there safety in masculinity?

Part I: Collaboration

I am not trying to be a man, and I am most comfortable being labeled, identified as, and relating to other people as a woman. Ultimately my dialogue with my therapist always comes down to the fact that we know it’s important, even if we — that is, psychologists, psychiatrists, the genderqueer, the world — don’t know why.

EMOTIONAL ABUSE CHECKLIST

I felt like half of myself after five days of maintaining professional smiles and nods amidst the shit-storm, but put on my best face for the evening’s celebration.

MONTAGE

Recognizing toxicity and abuse and saving yourself is an act that truly has no gender, despite any and every perceived notion on what is masculine and/or feminine.

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CQ is a queer writer with Cuban and Louisiana roots. For more, visit cquintana.com

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