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Jamie Brisick describes Peter Drouyn's journey to 'Becoming Westerly'

Jamie Brisick describes Peter Drouyn's journey to 'Becoming Westerly'

We live in a world in which mainstream ideas about sexual orientation and gender identity are swiftly changing. Caitlyn Jenner is dinnertime conversation in households across America. We are learning a brand-new language and set of guidelines, but some of us, who have built lives within the narrow confines of heterosexual existence, are going to need to study a different set of maps if we are to navigate this fantastic new landscape. Jamie Brisick's "Becoming Westerly" is an excellent place to start. The book opens on an airplane with the author seated next to the ultra feminine Ms. Westerly Windina, formerly known as Peter Drouyn, Australian surf star of the...

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