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2015 Rainbow Awards Honorable Mention: Show Trans by Elliott DeLine

Show Trans by Elliott DeLine
Transgender Biography / Memoir
Paperback: 158 pages
Publisher: CreateSpace Independent Publishing Platform; 1 edition (August 14, 2014)
Language: English
ISBN-10: 1500844497
ISBN-13: 978-1500844493
Amazon: Show Trans: A Nonfiction Novel
Amazon Kindle: Show Trans: A Nonfiction Novel

A nonfiction novel about sex addiction, sex work, navigating the MSM scene, a trip West, dissociative identity disorder, and the struggle to find love, connection, and self-actualization as a non-binary trans person.

I found Elliott to be a wonderful writer.  His prose was intriguing, direct, and a pleasure to read.  His dialogue was believable.  I sometimes struggled with this memoir in places were I found the storyline to be disconnected, or found gaps or transitional problems that left me somewhat puzzled as to where the story had taken me.  I found those issues to be fairly minor things that a good editor can help fix, and regardless, Elliott is a very strong writer. 

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