|Laying down the groove.|
Still, it was kind of satisfying to see myself named as a co-defendant along with the cabinet Secretary of Labor in an administrative appeal. The process took seven years, through the state and federal courts, and came down to a settlement in 1999. By that time, I had graduated from law school, been barred, and was working for a state appellate judge.
Then I read the interview with Wendy Carlos in Playboy in 1979, and I felt an affinity with her. At that point, I knew this was something I could do, and more importantly, something I would do.
|Hugging a tree.|
There others in the past 20+ years who made their contributions: Phyllis Frye, Dallas Denny, Riki Wilchins, Davina Anne Gabriel, Jessica Xavier and a whole host of others who’ve left their mark on our community. These were pretty heady people in pretty heady times.