“I am not my acceptance”

娘娘腔 (pro. niángniángqiāng): literally meaning a womanish mouth; a derogatory term for sissy or effeminate Throughout my childhood in China, I was singled out for the different ways I acted – whether that was the inflections natural in my voice or my predilection for barbies over sports. This was a term I grew accustomed to … Read more