here I’ll start: capitalism sucks because we have enough food to feed everybody on the planet yet 840 million people deal with (artificial) scarcity
OPEN CALL FOR SUBMISSIONS: TRANS WOMEN ACROSS GENRES
THE DEADLINE IS ~~TOMORROW~~~
DEADLINE MOVED TO SEPTEMBER 6TH
EOAGH: A Journal of the Arts invites submissions for a special online issue dedicated exclusively to CREATIVE WRITING BY TRANS WOMEN, edited by Trace Peterson, co-editor of Troubling the Line: Trans and Genderqueer Poetry and Poetics.
We are looking for work from EVERY GENRE: Prose, Poetry, Poetics, Fiction, Nonfiction, Erotica, Science Fiction, Fantasy, Mystery, Fan Fiction, Memoir, Essay, Review, or anything else you can think of. Mixed-genre or multi-genre writing is welcome and encouraged.
How do we define “trans women”? You, if submitting writing for this project, should identify as such.
HOW TO SUBMIT: Deadline is
Aug 30September 6. Send 2-3 pieces from a genre of your choice to firstname.lastname@example.org
DO IT DO IT
trace is awesome and EOAGH is too! go go!
(PS. if you’re thinking about submitting but feeling shy or feel like your work needs another eye, i’d be happy to be that eye today.)
trace pushed back the deadline!
you don’t get to ignore the kids with violent impulses when you’re talking about mental illness
we are not the extremes. we do not deserve to be shunted off to the side, hidden behind your bullshit respectability politics. we exist, and we are not unworthy of your support and attention.
I drew this one for mother’s day in 2013. Here was the caption:
5/13/2013, 12:00 AM
This one was tough to draw. I had to glean though months of texts & emails for short snippets-and my mom is usually long winded. Yes-she has said everything here to me. Happy mothers’ day, mom.
parents who fuck up by making it all about their precious feelings are the fucking worst. glad ive cut ties with them. no hard feelings u were just making my life an unliveable hell. “Just”