“It is one thing to be strong but it is quite another to be strong and understand that any issues or obstacles can be tackled with more confidence when you have someone by your side. It doesn’t have to be someone that does anything in a direct way to help you, it can be as simple as lending you an attentive ear so that you can talk through your current issues.” – Byron Pulsifer
“The man who has confidence in himself gains the confidence of others.” – Hasidic Proverb
“Flowers don’t worry about how they’re going to bloom. They just open up and turn toward the light and that makes them beautiful.” – Jim Carrey
“Don’t you ever let a soul in the world tell you that you can’t be exactly who you are.” – Lady Gaga
“They were comfortable in their own skin. Size and looks didn’t matter. They felt beautiful—and they presented themselves to the world as beautiful.”
I channeled every drag queen I’ve known and reminded myself that they live for the very things that we take for granted.
Having recently stumbled across an old movie featuring Patrick Swayze and Wesley Snipes as drag queens, I’ve found myself thinking about women – and men who like to be women.Continue reading “To Wong Foo.”