"Her Story" is a Web series that looks inside the dating lives of transgender and lesbian women as they navigate the intersections of desire and identity. “But what's next is we need our hot messes, our rebels, our sexpots and drama queens. "Her Story" is a Web series that looks inside the dating lives of transgender and lesbian women as they navigate the intersections of desire and identity. Though many may feel inundated with examples of trans identity -- from actress Laverne Cox and writer Janet Mock to Jeffrey Tambor in “Transparent” or Eddie Redmayne in “The Danish Girl” -- actress Jen Richards isn’t buying it.“Right now we're in the Sidney Poitier phase of trans representation, where the few that we have have to be so unassailable so that we can open doors,” she said in an interview with The Times last year.om Ricketts is standing on a ramp at the edge of Wrigley Field, outlining his vision for the neighborhood."There's the office building," says the Cubs' co-owner and chairman, pointing to the right in the muggy midsummer dusk.He draws his finger down to a spot just outside the stadium wall.The Belfast woman's health transformation also brought her on the path to love, finally giving her the confidence to try online dating.
But even that project seems small compared with their ultimate goal: When Tom, Laura, Todd and Pete Ricketts bought the team in 2009, they took on perhaps the most daunting challenge of any team owners -- ending the Cubs' World Series drought, now at 106 years and counting."We started right off the bat saying we're going to win a World Series," says Laura, 48.
I had had relationships but at that time I really didn't have anyone in my life and of course you do want that.
"I had been on dating sites before but I would usually just chat to people but always make an excuse not to go on a date. I was afraid I would go and they wouldn't like me," she said.
She also tried on some of Maddy's clothes, Maddy telling Laura that they made her look like Audrey Horne, whose father, Benjamin Horne seemed to neglect in favor of Laura.
Soon, Laura began to try to resist thinking about sex and try to be good, so that BOB would stop attacking her.