Founder and Editor Jez Pez introduces DUDE 3: “We feel honoured to be able to present a collection of voices in our third issue who touch on the pain and beauty of being connected to us”
ABOUT DUDE #3:
Within this issue are some brutal truths about being in relationship with someone who is transitioning. Told personally by the lovers, some who faced personal identity crisis’ and the harsh scrutiny from judgmental segments of the gay and lesbian community. Pluto Savage touches on his experiences of having his relationship picked apart by others. There are stories of grief around the changes in a partner, both physical and emotional. Also within this issue is a handy guide for lovers coping with the tough parts of a partners transition. Binding all these challenges together are some incredibly sexy and dirty encounters, powerfully expressed, which will leave us all wanting a bit more.
We are proud to present a collection of voices who offer brutal honesty about events gone wrong, right and indifferent. DUDE 3 features comics by Sam Orchard and Sam Wallman. Photography by Morgan Carpenter and James Mepham. Other pieces by Pluto Savage, Rex Leonowicz, Tallace Bissett, Nathanwi, Elspeth Brown and many more.
DUDE is a not for profit creative resource designed to celebrate positive representation of trans guys and to share skills and knowledge. DUDE explores sex, relationships, bodies and diversity between trans guys and the wider community.
It won’t be available to download online until after the launch this Saturday though :)