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Egyptt LaBeija – Life In And Out Of The Ballroom.

by Egyptt Labeija

Egyptt LaBeija – Life In And Out Of The Ballroom.

1980s: Seeing Trans Women For The First Time: “I Felt Welcomed.” I grew up in a town in Long Island called Freeport. And I grew up basically in a middle-class home. My parents...

From “Daphne Sometimes” To “Daphne Always”: Trans Woman Reflects On Her Drag Queen Past And Journey To Authenticity.

by Daphne Overbeck

From “Daphne Sometimes” To “Daphne Always”: Trans Woman Reflects On Her Drag Queen Past And Journey To Authenticity.

My name is Daphne Overbeck. I am from Roseland, New Jersey. The year is 2013. It’s mid-February. I wake up at 7:00 AM in my ex’s place in Jersey City and I have to make it to ...

Trans Male Burlesque Dancer: “We Should Embrace That Men Are So Diverse.”

by Lawrence Gullo

Trans Male Burlesque Dancer: “We Should Embrace That Men Are So Diverse.”

My name is Lawrence Gullo. I am from New York, New York. So I had just graduated university and I came back to New York, having done a little bit of cabaret theater, but really wa...

“Can It Be A Little Less Gay?” Performer Encounters Homophobia On The Stage.

by John Jarboe

“Can It Be A Little Less Gay?” Performer Encounters Homophobia On The Stage.

I’m John Jarboe. I’m from Warren, Michigan. I was born to a bunch of Republican Polish Catholics with a hunting license in my little paw. I played hockey for eleven years and ...

Satellite overhead image of Virginia from Google Earth 2022

by Antonio

I’m From Lorton, VA.

I came out at the age of 15. I never thought I would’ve come out at that particular time. However, shortly before my freshman year ended, my whole world became a lot more real. ...