Joseph Gentile

Gender New-tral

Filed By Joseph Gentile | August 23, 2012 9:30 AM | comments

Filed in: Quote of the Day
Tags: asexuality, body image, neutrois, New Yorker, nonbinary, transgender

"I don't remember aspiring to grow up to be a man, but was disgusted by the idea of growing up to be a woman. Physically I don't think I want anything different than what I have today, my own skin."

-- Micah, formerly Mich and Maddox, explains for the New Yorker about the idiosyncrasies of identifying as both asexual, and agender; preferring a body image that embraces gender-neutrality after laser hair removal, a double mastectomy, light hormone therapy, and rejecting pronouns that didn't fit "they."


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