To explain genetic attraction someone who’s never experienced growing up without their biological family is a huge challenge, because it’s something most people take for granted. It’s an even bigger challenge if you call it by the name it usually goes by, and that’s genetic sexual attraction (because er, incest). As I’ve stipulated elsewhere on my site, I believe, in … Read More
Illegitimacy was in my blood, and it had tainted me. By the circumstances of my birth my honour was smirched, I was already a broken woman.
Achievement and failure exist only as a construct, a way to judge others and my sickness, my health and my worth has nothing to do with either.
But what of the men who were genetic fathers to these lost children? Male privilege absolved them of personal responsibility.