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Barely Scratching the Surface

Barely Scratching the Surface

For the past three months or so I have suffered from, or at least experienced, a...

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How Uncanny Was My Valley?

How Uncanny Was My Valley?

Within the conventions of English drag comedy, the most familiar character is what...

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Male Bonding at an All-Female College

Male Bonding at an All-Female College

A group of biologically female good ol’ boys gathers every week at Oakland’s...

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Feminism’s Rotting Corpse

Feminism’s Rotting Corpse

I was certain I still had my copy of the book on the same shelf as my...

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Digging Up My Roots With a Cyber-Shovel

Digging Up My Roots With a Cyber-Shovel

In The Odyssey, Theoclymenus asks of Telemachus, “Among men, who are you? Tell...

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Just Another Fairytale Lesbian Blogger From Damascus

Just Another Fairytale Lesbian Blogger From Damascus

The eminently credible mainstream media was all aflame last Tuesday with reports...

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A Writer’s Life

A Writer’s Life

‘Never heard of you…’. What generosity of spirit.  Some thirteen years ago...

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Missing: British Identity

Missing: British Identity

“This is our country, our land, and our lifestyle. If you are not happy—then...

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All You Need Is… A Slap

All You Need Is… A Slap

“Make a child smile—kill a counselor.” A passable joke and an admirable...

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Southern With a Vengeance

Southern With a Vengeance

I’m often asked where I got the name “Southern Avenger.” For starters, it was a...