Thanks Chelsea Frederick! I originally wrote it as a birthday gift for a young friend who was turning 20 years old and who had always struggled with self image, despite being a perfectly lovely young man. So, some of the references are sort of “insider,” but I figured it might have some general appeal as allegory. I’m glad you enjoyed it. :-)


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Writer. Runner. Marine. Airman. Former LGBTQ and HIV activist. Former ActUpNY and Queer Nation. Polyglot. Middle-aged, uppity faggot.

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