This week we were at the Texas State Capitol in Austin for Transgender Advocacy Day and the following day we participated in the Senate Hearing for SB6 – the “women’s protection bill” that is actually an anti-trans bathroom bill....
NBC took the story of Oz and turned it on its head for a 10 episode series (which may or may not get renewed) called Emerald City. The Wizard of Oz has long held an important standing in gay lives....
After the shock of hearing the words, “Honey, I am transgender” have diminished, we as partners go throughout the five stages of grief. Sometimes repeating them more than once. This is quite normal for such a life-changing situation. Then...
I have always been fascinated by volcanoes. There is something about their raw power that I can't help but admiring. Maybe that is one of the reasons that brought me to Pucón, Chile, where the Villarrica volcano towers over...
The Supreme Court announced they will not hear the case of Gavin Grimm on Monday, as they kicked it back to the lower courts. The decision to vacate the case comes after the Trump administration decided to revoke the Obama...
For the past month we have been waiting for the 'what we had all expected would happen' once 45 took office, and after days of rumor and speculation, he did it. He signed an order to rescind the guidelines...
They don't hear it because they've never had to face it before. They've gone about their lives open and happy as a typical person that never questioned themself nor had their identity questioned by others. But that falter -...
Ciara McElveen, a 25-year-old transgender woman of color, was stabbed to death in New Orleans on Monday. McElveen becomes the second transgender person to be murdered in New Orleans this week, coming just a few days after the tragic murder...
I had the opportunity this past weekend to attend a Sunday morning service at a LGBTQ+ inclusive church. Let me remind you that I was raised Roman Catholic and attended Catholic school until I was in the eighth grade....
The past few months have been looking up in my personal life. My family and I bought a house and finally got settled in. We had a wonderful over the top Christmas season full of family activities, baking cookies,...