I wanted the character in my novel to straddle the line. Will a literary agent who declares herself a Feminist wait for growth. In reality, the hapless character in my novel is not designed for growth, but I’m playing games with the reader’s perception. The main character is without a doubt horny, but is that just a natural condition.

My laugh at Gloria Steinem’s quote about girls following boys to support Bernie Sanders is not just a slap at the younger generation; she slapped her own views. She is partly right because many activists are just followers without significant thought to the issues, but that can be said about either gender or generation. I poke fun at Feminists for being irrational because of the many voices saying opposite things and many along the lines of the Steinem and Albright gaffs. Activists need a clear message or they are just an irrational mob. Feminists are an irrational mob because their message is garbled.

The anti-sex branch of second wave Feminists were often outraged about Horny. Third wave Feminist have a radically different view, but it doesn’t mean age can predict a woman’s view. Calling yourself a Feminist is meaningless, for this reason, the term does not describe your views.

Some women understand Horny. Camille Paglia does and even though she is a lesbian; she does not berate men for a very natural behavior. If you examine Feminist history; you will find women who hate men for being men. I can’t control when I look at a woman’s boobs because many women go to extreme to make me look there. Is it the man’s fault he saw a sign that said look and he looked. Many Feminists still blame men for a natural reaction.

Shaping my strategy for the query process is difficult because most literary agents are women and the end of my book is probably more attractive to women than the beginning. They make judgments on early chapters. I can focus on the male agents, but the small number divided by genre preference leaves me with few hopefuls. Sorting through what a female agent may accept seems rather futile, though. Many identify as Feminists, but what does that mean—schizophrenic? Putting my thoughts online may not help, but it is truthful. Am I just insulting Feminists or making an accurate observation?

Young people lean toward idealism and socialism is idealistic. Blaming younger women for following Sanders over Clinton may come from what Sanders promotes and the Bernie’s Bro’s may be a Feminist concoction. I don’t know because I have a distant and no reason to be concerned view. I’m an Independent voter in Florida, so I have to wait for closed-minded partisans to cast their votes.

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