TQ Review volume 2 features work by Sossity Chiricuzio, t pomar, Aron Egelko, Aden Neumeister, Nyri Bakkalian, Mac Goad, Forrest Evans, Valerie Guardiola, Joanna C. Valente, Jeff Gallagher, Jacqueline Last, Nathan Alling Long, Xava Nitzan De Cordova, Marcy Rae Henry, and Finn Menzies.
“That beard has presented a challenge to me almost every day since then, but growing it felt right. Felt magic. Femme magic. Crone magic. Fuck you it’s my face magic. Fuck your beauty standards magic. Being a femme means I can say fuck as much as I want, though it’s mostly a love word for me. Being a femme means I know curse words are also endearments, and ways to mourn, and sharp, glittery edges that say don’t trifle with me.”
from “Love Note to Femmes, Including Myself” by Sossity Chiricuzio