Winter’s Tale

So, Your Dad Wrote a Romantic Fantasy: ‘Winter’s Tale’

Stranger with a gun? Serve 'em some tea!

The monogamous, heteronormative, patriarchal narrative is strongly entrenched in our culture. Women, in particular, are taught to seek out one person, their “soulmate.” We’re told that only that one person will make us happy and whole, and that only that person should fuck us (after we’re married, of course) for ever and ever. This is the Romantic Myth, and it kills.