Six years ago I was holding a spoon over my coffee at 8 pm in my mother’s kitchen. It was a survivor from childhood, one of the original set we had with a trailing vine motif. It had to be lowered to the counter very carefully. Lower it too fast and it would make an audible…
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Social and business norms have been declining for decades, but the past two years have accelerated the process. We’re past the point of saying “people…
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You thought I “just” wrote this Substack, huh? Mais non. This week on Disaffected (the show, not the Substack): —Collaborating with lunatics and…
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I hear her voice in the morning hour—she calls me The radio reminds me of my home far away When I was younger, I didn't understand fully why my mother…
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For the first time, I called out to a person and gently mocked her in public for her mask-wearing.
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Stop this. "We just need a third space for gender nonconforming people."Disaffected Newsletter is a reader-supported publication. To receive new posts…
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This is an excellent piece by Brit lawyer Dennis Kavanagh. It discusses the closure of the Tavistock Clinic in the UK. That is the premiere trans-ur-kid…
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Does your father give out only backhanded compliments, running you down in front of others while pretending to “be proud” of you? Does your mother pit…
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