The Heartache and Confusion of Coming Into Queerness

Striving for academic achievement put me on autopilot. Now, I am finally feeling my way through liminal space.

Cristina Somcutean
Human Parts
Published in
6 min readNov 20, 2023

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“I can’t bear to do the same thing over and over every day anymore.”

For weeks, I had been whining to whoever was willing to listen about how I just wanted to be done…

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Cristina Somcutean
Human Parts

she/they // I can't experience everything, so I'll just make sure to experience my soul // philosopher, artist, feminist // baby queer finding their way