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I don’t travel much. Here’s why.

I don’t really travel much.

Why? Well, for one, my work rarely requires that I travel, so that’s one aspect of it, I suppose. Another reason I’m reluctant to travel is that my dog Meatball is kind of a handful, so I feel bad trying to ask friends or family to watch her for any extended […]

By |September 25th, 2015|Culture, Personal, Transgender|1 Comment

It’s a shame that you didn’t get a say in whether or not trans people exist, but get over it.

If I pointed out every time someone wrote an article in which a trans person’s identity was treated as a debate topic, well, I wouldn’t write about much else. As such, I tend to just sit back, roll my eyes, and move on with life. There was one post, however, that caught my […]

By |May 5th, 2015|Culture, Personal, Politics, Transgender|5 Comments

Parker Molloy on MSNBC: 4/27/15 — ‘NewsNation with Tamron Hall’

I was on the Monday, April 27th edition of NewsNation with Tamron Hall on MSNBC discussing the state of trans rights in the wake of Bruce Jenner’s coming out.

By |April 28th, 2015|Interview, Personal, Transgender|3 Comments

Thought Catalog Archive

As you may know, Thought Catalog recently came under fire for publishing a violently transphobic essay from VICE co-founder Gavin McInnes. I understand that some may not feel comfortable reading content hosted at Thought Catalog, and for that reason, I compiled my Thought Catalog archive (35,000+ words), accessible here.

By |August 13th, 2014|Personal|0 Comments

On Pageviews, Clicks, and Internet Cats

I think it’s normal for writers to get a little caught up in their own […]

By |August 5th, 2014|Personal|0 Comments

How One Careless Tweet Turned My Life Into A Living Hell

It’s been a while since I wrote anything for Thought Catalog. I’ve decided to start providing them with a few of my more personal narratives (especially those that aren’t necessarily 100% related to trans issues), as it’s just a good fit.

Below, I talk about the tweet that launched a dozen death threats, and more importantly, […]

By |July 21st, 2014|Personal|1 Comment

On relationships and the struggle associated with transition

During the past day, I’ve come across two blogs that just absolutely broke my heart, but for completey different reasons.

Helen Boyd, author of My Husband Betty and She’s Not the Man I Married, wrote a beautiful post about her and her wife’s 13th wedding anniversary. In the piece, she discusses the challenges that […]

By |July 15th, 2014|Life, Personal, Transgender|1 Comment

Your help

I’ve got a bit of a dilemma.

While I absolutely love to be able to update PTC on a regular basis, it’s becoming increasingly difficult to find the time to put together content.

As many of you know, I’ve been busy over the past year, trying to get to a place where I can make writing and […]

By |July 7th, 2014|Life, Personal|1 Comment

Feast of Fun podcast #2007 – Obama Steps His P*ssy Up

In which we discuss my most recent Rolling Stone article about President Obama’s trans-inclusive executive order, the difference between gender identity and gender expression, my sex life, plastic surgery, Burger King, and why it’s time to make peace with Dan Savage.

By |July 7th, 2014|Interview, Life, Personal|0 Comments

CHIRP: “Person of Interest” Interview

In April, I recorded an interview with the Chicago Independent Radio Project for their “Person of Interest” podcast. Check out the ~4 minute interview below.

By |June 2nd, 2014|Interview, Personal|0 Comments