Call me Em.
Lesbian Pride. Thick lady pride. Etc... Old enough to buy cigarettes but too young buy liquor. Long Island NY. SUNY New Paltz.
I trace my new scar a lot. Sometimes I accidentally touch the part of my leg that’s numb, and I tense up. There are literally parts of me that are devoid of feeling. If I think about it too much I get nauseous. It’s all for the best.