Tag Archives: LGBT

The U.S. and Greenland

Marriage Equality As of June 26, 2015: To date: 23 countries have legalized same-sex marriage: Argentina (2010), Belgium (2003), Brazil (2013), Canada (nationwide 2005), Denmark (2012), Finland (eff. 2017) France (2013), Greenland (Oct. 2015) Iceland (2010), Ireland (eff. TBD) Luxembourg … Continue reading

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What’s My Name? (Gotta Laugh, Gotta Love…)

Names, again!!!  🙂  Okay, so I did my post on Gloria, right?  What I didn’t mention exactly was that I always hated my name, even before being transgendered was at the tip-top of my consciousness.  There was not being able … Continue reading

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I’ve Been to the Moon and Back…

Is nothing sacred?  Pause a moment and give that some thought…  The past few days, I’ve been rocked to the core, as Senator Diane Feinstein (Democrat representing the state of California) released the report on torture from United States Senate … Continue reading

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Pivotal Moments

There are pivotal moments in life, and one of mine came in the winter of 1974 when I was a senior at Wilbur D. Mills High School in Little Rock, Arkansas.  Up until halfway through the 9th grade, I had … Continue reading

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It’s Okay

Are you GLBTQ* (whatever politically correct acronym) and struggling with spirituality?  Hindu, Buddhism, Judaism, Muslim, pagan, and especially fundamentalist Christian?  My friend, L, shared with me a couple of blog articles that match my perspective.  If you give them a … Continue reading

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Closer to Fine: Mo and Leslie

I learned today that Leslie Feinberg passed away.  I mentioned Feinberg, the author of Stone Butch Blues, in a previous blog post. Stone Butch Blues is a novel written by transgender activist Leslie Feinberg. The novel won the 1994 Stonewall … Continue reading

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Throw a Stone — Only Because I Love You

This is going to be a longer-than-usual post, but please bear with me.  I hope it will be fruitful for you and cathartic for me.  It will sure as hell be painful to write…  First, I have to set the … Continue reading

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