Quotes that stuck with me after I was outed to my grandmother as trans. These affirmations transformed our relationship into something irreplaceable, and when I first showed her what I had made, her first words were "you remembered."
This issue focuses on privilege and the ways the systems of power intersect, interact with, and influence queer and/or trans* femme identities. There are various contributions of poems, artwork, photographs, and stories.
"Welcome to transitions; m name is Fatima Shayla Pearl, I am an African American Transwoman doing time in prison like many other transwomen nationwide and possibly world wide. However, like most people there is far more to me than my being a transwoman. I'm a college graduate, and have also had the opportunity to travel both at home and abroad."