Monthly Archives: September 2012

Out and About: The Didactic Express, Day 18

So as you may well have gathered from the previous handful of posts, I have become increasingly bold in terms of my gender expression. Facilitating this transition has been the fact that, for some reason, a local discount shoe retailer … Continue reading

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Reunion: The Didactic Express, Day 17

My psychiatrist is labouring under the misapprehension that I am an ‘interesting person;’ further to this, she seems to believe that my refusal to acknowledge that other people might see me as such is systematically sabotaging my ability to interact … Continue reading

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Could This Possibly Be Authentic?

This Comedy Central video has been making the rounds amongst my friends. The woman it depicts is, ostensibly, a Republican party strategist by the name of Noelle Nikpour. Now, I have very little faith in the basic scientific literacy of … Continue reading

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Easing Interactions: The Didactic Express, Day 16

As I have established, I am growing increasingly frustrated with the occasional necessity of pretending to be a man–to the point, in fact, where I feel that it is somewhat impeding my progress by restraining my gender presentation. Lately, I … Continue reading

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Mommy-Blogging And Me (Didactic Express, Day 15)

So, it goes without saying that I am not a mother; indeed, it seems a rather remote prospect that I will ever have children (and indeed, I question whether or not I will ever actually want them). But there is … Continue reading

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What I Want To Do With My Life

So, we’ve established by this point that I want above anything else to be a writer. We’ve also established that it is, in fact, very difficult to make one’s living on writing alone, so the overwhelming likelihood is that I … Continue reading

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Rotten Day: The Didactic Express, Day 14

Nominatissima has generously granted me the use of her laptop for the writing of this entry. I can’t use my own, because the screen, somehow, appears to have developed several parallel vertical lines filled with dead pixels, turning it’s display … Continue reading

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