Friday, October 16, 2009

one word~permission

he had my permission to go ahead with the procedure. i thought it would give me more confidence in life, it would change how i was treated, how i behaved. i mean, i was such an, it had to be what i was, who i was, right?

when all was said and done, when i woke up from that living sleep of the dead, i discovered that i was wrong.

changing sex was not going to change my basic personality, i have remained the solitary individual i was before and now i find myself not only a woman, but, a lesbian to boot.


  1. Good piece, Quinn. Sparse and powerful... It has a vulnerability.

  2. This is really good! I had to reread it;)

  3. boy ain't that just the way it goes...
    "it's like rain on your wedding day"

  4. See? You can throw out the baby, but some of the bathwater always stays behind.