Author Archives: Narcissa

About Narcissa

I’m a volunteer and community activist, opinionated, moderate to liberal in political outlook, and a trans woman.

Speech at Slutwalk Denver 2013

  Here is the Text of my speech at Slutwalk Denver 2013. A video is available at http://youtu.be/LRrOFXPrnww It’s good to see everyone here. We are here, because whether you are a survivor, or a family member, friend, or significant … Continue reading

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A Rose By Any Other Name?

As anybody who reads this blog or my FB wall knows, I recently was granted my legal name change. While I have been living under the name Narcissa for some time now, my legal designation was still the name given … Continue reading

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Surreality in court…

I walked into the courtroom for my name change hearing this morning expecting to answer questions about why I needed the name change. It was normal, and the judge was a genial old man who seemed to love the sound … Continue reading

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Why I won’t report my rape to the cops.

This is what I was wearing Monday night, as I went out for an early birthday celebration. I was smiling, loving my new dress, flirting at Charlie’s. I had a few too many drinks, and a couple to boot. I … Continue reading

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The weirdness of passing privilege.

It’s always amusing to me that even people who know I’m trans will sit there and expect me to join in bashing other trans people. And by “amusing,” I don’t mean funny ha ha, I mean funny like watching a … Continue reading

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Well, Then Again…-or- Narcissa’s Dilemma

Forgive the typos that are likely to apper in this post, I am typing on a phone and am shaky from my normal tremors and my meds. Now, without further ado, I present my post for the evening. I had … Continue reading

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Doña Quixote is at it again…

I haven’t updated this blog in a long time. Much has happened since I last posted, and much is happening right now. That is what I am writing to tell you about. I was discriminated against today. Locked out of … Continue reading

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