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Unread 10-10-2012, 11:55 AM   #6
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Originally Posted by Apple Adams View Post
Hi sunseenli! Nice to meet you too, thanks for the greeting.

A gender illusionist is someone who puts an insane amount of effort into looking like a woman for the purpose of entertaining others. It's a lot like being a drag queen, only the makeup and costumes are a little less flamboyant and extraordinary.
You know, I had no idea! That's a really, really cool concept. (Shall I quote Eddie Izzard, and ask if it's similar to being an "executive transvestite"?)

Originally Posted by Apple Adams View Post
It's a lot of fun, and the makeup and costume skills I've picked up from it have really helped me improve my cosplays.

How kind of you to ask! You can refer to me however you'd like. Sometimes I legitimately feel like either a boy or a girl, so I answer to both.
Okay, cool! Generally speaking whenever people crossplay I refer to them by their character's gender rather than their own, but I did want to check.
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