The Gal's Roguery

Mar 20

http://pinebark.tumblr.com/post/80183747689/theres-this-bit-in-nevada-that-i-think-about-it -

pinebark:

there’s this bit in nevada that i think about it lot. it goes like, does acknowledging the limitations of female identity and bursting them not make you not a woman, just empowered, and thus is genderqueer an identity mainly available to female-assigned people in college with punk haircuts?

here…

Feb 11

Some Notes on Wordplay in Advertising

(Written in 2008 as part of a free-lance copy voice development assignment for a home-furnishings catalog. Most of the headlines analyzed are ones I had written when I was the head writer for Frontgate between 2000 and 2003.)

First and foremost,…

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Feb 09

Karaoke with Dana! on Flickr.

Karaoke with Dana! on Flickr.

Feb 07

Karaoke Sundays at 50 Mason Social HouseI have been an apprentice karaoke jockey to KJ Paul de Jongfor the past two years, and this Sunday…View Post

Karaoke Sundays at 50 Mason Social House

I have been an apprentice karaoke jockey to KJ Paul de Jongfor the past two years, and this Sunday…

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Feb 03

http://pinebark.tumblr.com/post/75382146269/okay-so-in-the-same-way-that-the-word-identity -

pinebark:

okay, so in the same way that the word/identity “trans” has lost a lot of meaning for me as a basis for community as i’ve come to see experiences of transmisogyny as a much more important factor, the word “queer” has come to mean less and less as i encounter more and more women who may share that…

Jan 11

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Nov 06

Dana Morrigan nominated for Performer of the Year!I am honored to be one on a long list of amazing trans and gender non-conforming performers…View Post

Dana Morrigan nominated for Performer of the Year!

I am honored to be one on a long list of amazing trans and gender non-conforming performers…

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Nov 05

Tank, a short story (video)

[youtube=http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=TkjWKV_J7Ag&w=560&h=315]

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The only times I have ever really danced.

1) In the plaza in front the Pompidou Centre in Paris in 1980 to a drum circle by myself.

2) At the Cactus Cantina, Miami Beach in 1992 to Ade Peever’s band The Hautboys covering Bob Dylan’s “Meet Me in the Morning” with a crazy girl with whom I was…

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Oct 25

The Irretrievable (a poem and an afterthought)“The Irretrievable”
by Dana Morrigan
At the far end of the room
is a wall with two dartboards.
If…View Post

The Irretrievable (a poem and an afterthought)

“The Irretrievable”
by Dana Morrigan

At the far end of the room
is a wall with two dartboards.

If…

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