Monthly Archives: February 2012

From a brittle 16.

“Sylvester and Daffy Duck had speech impediments, why is there no hysteria over them?” Because the speech impediment isn’t integral to their concept as an ableist stereotype. Because they had a purpose and an idea other than “lol suspiciously disabled … Continue reading

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Online

He is the tenth to hundredth random online man, here to unoriginally harrass, and he asks if I am a he or a she. I am an it, a cie and a they, and if he asked about my genitals … Continue reading

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Houses/Parent

“This is MY house.” I didn’t ask to be born. Someone chose to have me born, not knowing me but knowing that as long as I was alive, I would need shelter and all the things that keep bodies going. … Continue reading

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Geek Love

The back of the book, where most have generic praise, contains the happily disgusted squeals of the privileged. “Sick!”, they cry in agonised glee, “raw!”, “shocking!”. I’m not sure what I expected, the book is after all about someone who … Continue reading

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On Monsters – an edited repost from elsewhere.

(Trigger warning: Emotional abuse, animal abuse, physical abuse, and being a monster in the worst of ways) So, I don’t talk about it much, but I was abused. Not “a child named it” kind of abuse. Not the kind of … Continue reading

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