Monthly Archives: December 2013

Enough about me; let’s talk about me

Holy hell, what a year 2013 has been. An emotional roller coaster, for sure, but overall, a year that brought with it a lot of personal growth and professional direction.

It was only in August that my first article was published anywhere other than a personal blog (or this site). Since then, I’ve had […]

By |December 28th, 2013|Personal|1 Comment

Interview in PQ Monthly (December 2013)

Back in November, I wrote an essay for the Huffington Post, titled “Gay Dudes, Can You just Not?”

Within a few short days, the article had been “liked” more than 10,000 times, shared on Facebook and Twitter thousands of times, and read by nearly 100,000 people. To be honest, I was shocked that I […]

By |December 23rd, 2013|Culture, LGBT, Personal|0 Comments

The Problem with Conservative Transgender Representation

By |December 18th, 2013|Transgender|0 Comments

NBC Sports Reporter Uses Transphobic Slur

Seriously, folks. That word isn’t okay. Okay? Okay.



By |December 16th, 2013|Transgender|0 Comments

So What is a “Perfect Portrayal of a Trans Person” on TV?

I’ve been doing a fair amount of writing for The Advocate. In one of my recent pieces, I wrote about the addition of a transgender character on the CBS sitcom Two and a Half Men. While I’m not sure where this character’s story arc will go, or how long she’ll be a part of the […]

By |December 11th, 2013|Culture, Transgender|3 Comments

Settling the Chicago Bears QB Controversy

Let’s get real. Jay Cutler is the Bears quarterback. Yes, Josh McCown has played admirably in his six appearances this season, but if we are to be completely honest with ourselves, this season is all but finished. At 6-6, with the Lions riding a two game cushion over the Bears, and […]

By |December 4th, 2013|Sports|0 Comments

The Gender Book is a Clear, In Depth Look at Gender Theory

I first heard about The Gender Book when a friend shared with me a BuzzFeed article announcing its creation earlier this year.

“So, what do you think? Is this good? Bad?” she asked, curious as to whether I viewed the project in a positive light (as I do the “Welcoming Our Transgender […]

By |December 3rd, 2013|Interview|5 Comments