By Julie Aitcheson
If you ask Roy Watkins who she is, she’ll glance you within the eye and say “an artist.” if you happen to requested her no matter if she identifies as immediately or homosexual, male or girl, proud-of-it trailer trash or hick city refugee, she’ll let you know to brain your individual rattling enterprise. As this designated coming of age tale unfolds, Roy reveals her maximum problem in defining herself sooner than the area does it for her—and she’s in no hurry to strength herself right into a slot.
Growing up Roy in a West Virginia trailer park within the early nineties is something, but if she supplies up her early life love for a scholarship to snooty Winchester Academy within the hunt nation of Virginia, the kingdom line isn’t the one boundary she’ll need to pass to determine what she’s particularly made of.
In the corporate of Reenie (Roy’s New Age trucker mom), her immigrant sweetheart Oscar, and the privileged Winchester ladies decided to befriend her no matter if she likes it or no longer, Roy encounters one intersection after one other the place she needs to face the complicated nature of her identification, and the way it is going to form her future.
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