On Photographs and Memories

As I progress through everything, old photographs and memories develop a whole new meaning. On one hand these are my history, these are the moments that have made me who I am. On the other hand, these memories belong to someone else. Someone who had a lot more questions than answers and a deep, unexplained,... Continue Reading →

On Sexual Dimorphism and Gender

*Note: I am by no means a biologist or gender theorist, the following is just about a conversation I had with a friend of mine and my reflections on it. Take everything I say with a full shaker of salt. I'm also using a lot of generalizations here. You have been warned.* A couple weeks... Continue Reading →

Skill Set: Baking Bread

Hey all, so in the heading of this blog I promised to write about food and I think it's about time to fulfill that. One of the most fundamental foods people have is bread. I grew up eating whatever we could afford so it was white bread or wheat bread from the supermarket pressed into... Continue Reading →

Stop Killing Us

A second trans woman was killed in as many days this time in the same city. This is the 4th one this month and 6th all year, all were trans women of color. I myself am not a trans woman of color but that matters about as much as it should matter to anyone who... Continue Reading →

Time is Never on Your Side

Time is a bitch. Big news, I know, but it's a fact, a bitter, cold hard fact. How many people have a friend or relative who has passed and soon after they're gone you just lay awake at night wishing you spent more time, even just that extra 5 minutes they asked for but you... Continue Reading →

Coming Out Trans in Trumpland

In November 2016, on election night, I was at work but nobody there was working. It started easy enough, we all voted, had some semblance of cautious optimism but all of that was thrown out the window when the numbers started rolling in. Up to this point and for an entire year I had crippling... Continue Reading →

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