A Tale of Two Choices: Continue This Fucked-up-ness…or Revel in Being Out and Queer and Single

Dana Leigh Lyons
6 min readOct 30, 2022
Image of author by Brian Limoyo

Note: I’m reworking material on addiction…merging into a chapter on gender and sexuality. Find Part 1 of this latest thread here, Part 2 here, Part 3 here.

A week after being dumped by the first woman I ever dated, I resumed an on-again, off-again, ridiculously fucked-up relationship with an ex-boyfriend…