fwriction : review: Girls With Eating Disorders,... →
Roxane Gay is really wonderful. One time I ate dinner across the table and I only made one joke; I don’t remember what: it wasn’t funny. #CUTTINGTHEPUNCHLINELIKEITAIN’TNOJOKE. fwrictionreview: Peter loved to date girls with eating disorders—anorexics, but not the ones on death’s door who had to be fed through a tube in their stomach. The sight of that sort of thing upset...
Carrie Rudzinski put "Dear Stranger" to guitar...
Carrie Rudzinski is a slam poet, but recently put “Dear Stranger” to music. You should listen to that. Combines GREAT FUCKING THINGS: 1. [the intricate narrative/plot/pre-meditated/aspects of creative writing] 2. [emotive/characterization capabilities of spoken word] 3. [time&tempo markup/ dynamic range of music] Her themes aren’t my themes, but get out there, Tumblr....
Reminds me of Joe Mchugh’s site I AM GOING TO HARM YOU TODAY. [Go there too!]
DEAR LADY GAGA
One of my most wonderful, gender queeriest friends wrote this up in response to BORN THIS WAY. I appreciate it, and him, immensely. thismakesmeanxious: baby, i am the way that i currently am. born it, became it, it don’t mean a damn. cuz culture ‘n’ society ARE consequential. and identities are neither ahistorical nor essential. so don’t fucking tell me i was born this way. mostly because i am...