Kelly Sue: Val and I get this question a LOT.
Tattoos are very personal decisions and we’re not going to insert ourselves into that conversation. If you’re asking if we feel like it’s co-opting experience? We don’t.
If you don’t fit in your box, you’re non-complaint. No matter what you look like from the outside. And we’re certainly not going to judge you for it.
My husband, a cis straight white conventionally handsome man, suffers from sometimes debilitating depression. He has the tattoo.