I Miss Everything I’ll Never Be: Musings on Being a Rock Star

Tris Mamone
4 min readMay 21, 2021

TW: Mentions sexual abuse allegations against certain rock stars

Originally published at https://www.splicetoday.com.

I still dream about being a rock star, despite being 38 and having no musical talent. I walk onstage with a guitar in hand, a row of effects pedals on the floor, and a crowd of adoring fans screaming out my name. For…

Tris Mamone

LGBTQ News Columnist and Journalist. They/them. Bylines: Splice Today, Rewire, Swell, HuffPost, INTO, etc. trismamone@gmail.com