By Tammy "Sunny" Sytch
Global well-known wrestling diva Tammy Lynn “Sunny” Sytch has written a tell-all autobiography that follows her into the hoop and at the highway, via her romantic relationships, family abuse, her conflict with melanoma, incarceration, getting sober and the discharge of her grownup movie with vibrant leisure.
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I’ll see you around, Vick,” I said, before heading to the door, with Gail’s hand in mine. We pushed past the kids in the hallway. I was totally intrigued by Gail. Unfortunately, Vickie, poor Vickie, well, she just didn’t understand. Not the way I did. I thought of Bowie, and Elton, and Lou Reed. If they could all come out about being bi, then I wanted to know what it’s all about. Jesus, I was fifteen years old—I wasn’t a baby anymore. I wanted to experience this. I wanted to experience her. Gail drove me home.
Before jumping into Vickie’s old red Chevy. Vickie was a good friend. She was eighteen and had already graduated from high school. Whenever I wanted to ditch school, she’d pick me up in her car and we’d take off to waste time, listen to music, and hang out . . People said that we could have been sisters, and it was true: the resemblance was really uncanny. She’d even cut her hair into a shag around the same time that I did . . although she drew the line at dyeing it every color of the rainbow.
Not the way I did. I thought of Bowie, and Elton, and Lou Reed. If they could all come out about being bi, then I wanted to know what it’s all about. Jesus, I was fifteen years old—I wasn’t a baby anymore. I wanted to experience this. I wanted to experience her. Gail drove me home. We crept into the rec room and climbed the stairs to the second floor. I put some music on, Bowie crooning, “It was a god-awful small affair . ” and I fell into bed with Gail. When we kissed this time, there was an urgency to it, a passion that propelled us along with its own momentum.
A Star Shattered: The Rise & Fall & Rise of Wrestling Diva by Tammy "Sunny" Sytch