Eye Apple

Contrary to the photos in the media, most transpeople are not pretty. Of course, that’s true about all other humans too.   The images editors pick are most often designed to be pleasing to the eye and that means they tend to be pictures of pretty people. Pretty & shiny is an easy way to use … Continue reading Eye Apple


There are lots of lovely, well posed pictures of transwomen on the internet, elegantly constructed images that combine colour and line in a way to create flawless beauty. In looking at them, though, I am often struck by how tight they seem, like mannequins with a strong armature.   The curves appear almost machined, revealing only … Continue reading Untouchable