From “Queer,” Vol. XI, Issue 7, by Brian Hockaday.
Language matters; as editors who spend hours rearranging commas and avoiding the passive voice, the members of the Cipher staff obviously believe this. But, amid a flurry of arguments over the semantics of sexuality, Brian Hockaday wrote this article to remind us that sometimes, words just get in the way of what’s real. — JF