A Boy Like Me
1663 Liberty Drive, Suite 200, Bloomington, IN 47403-5161
9781546210801, $28.99, PB, 278pp, www.amazon.com
Synopsis: "A Boy Like Me" is the first anthology from openly gender fluid and LGBT+-identified artist Reki* who is also a recording artist based in Los Angeles, California.
This unique collection of poetry and prose is primarily a firsthand narrative of what it means to be feminine within the community when concerning dating and romance, society at large, and sometimes within family and platonic ties and circles.
Other themes include heartbreak, day-to-day testimonies that reveal to the reader how alike many of us are, and his mother's untimely death.
"A Boy Like Me" is a literary work specifically geared toward liberation of the femmes within the LGBT+ community that are ceaselessly tempted to silence by outside forces and...