Imagine if, after fifteen years as a lesbian couple, your partner turned to you and said, qI think I'm really a man.q What would you do? How would you respond? For Diane and Jacob (nAe Suzy) Anderson-Minshall this isn't a hypothetical question. It's what really happened. Eight years later, the couple not only remains together, they still identify as queer, still work in LGBT media, and remain part of the LGBT community. How did their relationship survive a gender transition? The authors explore this question and delve into their relationship to reveal the trials and tribulations they have faced along the way. In doing so, they paint a portrait of love, not only to each other, but to the San Francisco Bay Area, LGBT publishing, and the queer community. Queerly Beloved is a love story that flies in the face of expectations and raises questions about the true nature of identity, sexuality, and love.We desperately wanted the extra thirteen hundred plus federal rights that married couples get, to know that Ia#39;d never again ... By then straight celebrities like Angelina Jolie and Brad Pitt and Dax Shepard and Kristen Bell had decided not to marry ... We talked with all our friends and colleagues and found, much to my relief, that they all thought we should do it, both to ... In high school I had all but decided to be afootloose and fancy free, a an unrepentant slut without the baggage of kids oranbsp;...
|Author||:||Diane Anderson-Minshall, Jacob Anderson-Minshall|
|Publisher||:||Bold Strokes Books Inc - 2014-05-01|