Posts Tagged ‘Fiction’

A knock on the door

Posted: October 31, 2010 in Uncategorized
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It’s Hallowe’en, as I’m sure most of you have guessed. Luckily I am not going out tonight – and the ‘luckily’ is for a┬ánumber of reasons, not least having to be educated in the morning. So this means I will not have to a) try to find a costume that doesn’t start my dysphoria or let me get cold, b) feel sad that the majority of costumes ‘for women’ are objectifying and sexual or c) worry about getting set upon by transphobes/homophobes equipped with eggs. Or several other things.

And it’s also my 100th post on here! So here’s something completely different…

So that I don’t completely waste the day on which horror stories are utterly appropriate, here’s a story I wrote ages ago (‘you can’t write that in an English exam’ my arse) that measures up pretty darn well. It was conceived as a bit of backstory to another story I was/am writing in its current form, used in the exam in a modified form and now remodelled to its original conception.