Miriam Suzanne

Introducing Miriam Suzanne


My name is Miriam, and this is my face among flowers & leaves…


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Recent Articles…

Rejecting Maleness: An Apology to the Revolution

on Journal of Mennonite Writing

Interviewing a trans man, the reporter writes: But surely the revolution is in re-defining what feminine or female attractiveness means rather than rejecting femaleness?

Is your gender part of the revolution?

Chosen Family (Thank You)

in transition

Yesterday, I shared an article about my impending surgery, and a request for help — both social and financial — as I go through this. I was embarrassed to ask, and not sure what to expect, but your response has been swift and overwhelming. I can’t thank you enough, but I’ll keep trying.

Mia’s Medical Upgrade

in transition

Denver Health has started offering vaginoplasty in addition to their other trans medical services. While I’ve been on the waitlist for various surgeons around the country, Denver Health called me this week to give me a date: September 10, less than two months away.

Essential Knowledge: The Book

on t-h-e-b-o-o-k.com

The book is a compromise we’ve grown used to, for the sake of efficiency. The book is a clever marketing ploy to make you care. Do you care? The book is kompromat, to be used against us when the time comes.

—Miriam Suzanne

14 Colorado LGBTQ Musicians You Should Know

on 303 Magazine

Reminiscent of late ‘90s punk with elements of spoken word combed through, Teacup Gorilla never fails to put the moodiness to their heavy indie-rock.

Kori Hazel and Alex Kramer

18 designers predict UI/UX trends for 2018

on Figma Design

Figma asked 18 designers what UI/UX trends they predict for 2018. December, with its flurry of holiday parties, cheery OOO auto-replies and introspective weather patterns, provided the perfect opportunity to pause and survey the landscape.

Sex, Love, & Romance

in twined fragments on PS I Love You

I don’t have many guy friends, but my guitarist is one. Parting, I lean in for the cheek-kiss but he plants a good one right on my lips.

—Allison Washington

(Mis)Gender

in transition

Reflections on the instinctive act of gendering, how it can go terribly wrong, and what happens next.

Shifting Nouns

in twined fragments on Medium

I’ve seen myself in the mirror. I find me… disorienting. What do they see that I don’t? Why aren’t they laughing at me?

—Miriam Suzanne

Mothers, Fathers, Husbands, Wives

in twined fragments on Medium

Mother finds me at her wardrobe, in her pumps and pearls. What are you doing? Being a mommy. Are you, then? She clips on the earrings (they pinch!), reaches for her lipstick.

—Allison Washington