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Michelle's corner

Michelle Knight. Writer, photographer, programmer, truck driver and general, all round nut case. Life is a journey and that's what this blog will probably end up being. Let's see where we go, eh? ;-)

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Your Beauty Mark. All You Need to Get the Hair, Makeup, Glow, and Glam.
Dita von Teese
Progress: 208/256 pages

Sex, Gender, Perception and life

Raging hot in the world today is the issue of sex, gender, discrimination and the binary divide.

 

The book world feels this keenly with the assumptions made about authors and the experimentations currently being undertaken with pen names that swap genders and the success rates in works being picked up by publishing houses.

 

It is no secret about me, that I'm transsexual. Being a dual-nationality citizen of both Mars and Venus gives me a perspective in my writing which few share. However one book I will never write is an auto-biography.

 

That won't stop me bringing the issue of sex, gender, assumption and perspective to the table, however. So if you're of a narrow mind, don't click the following video...