“Today he was Patrick, not Trish; he hardly ever got to be Trish outside his own head.”
Juliet Jacques is a British journalist, critic, and writer of short fiction. Her work has appeared in The Guardian, The New Statesman, London Review of Books, Granta, Five Dials, The New Inquiry, among other publications. Her latest book, Trans: A Memoir, was published by Verso in September 2015, and is based on a series that ran in The Guardian from 2010-2012. She lives in London.