Time for my truth

Time for my truth

I’m generally a pretty happy, optimistic person. I like that about myself! I also shy away from negativity. I prefer to feel hopeful. After all, Hope is my middle name. As the inauguration of a new president approaches, I must tell my truth. I’m scared. I won’t let...
Reflections of 2016

Reflections of 2016

As 2016 draws to a close, I’m reflecting on my life and my work. I’m privileged to be in a large Facebook community of other parents of LGBTQ kids. Most of them are moms and I’ve grown to love so many of them. Most of them I’m never met in person. We know each other...
Transgender Day of Remembrance

Transgender Day of Remembrance

This past Sunday was the Transgender Day of Remembrance. Looking at the website the number of murders of transgender people is staggering. What is so threatening about a transgender person that anyone feels they don’t deserve to live. And that they deserve to die is...
A Time for Healing

A Time for Healing

If you follow me, you know I don’t talk about politics very often. I don’t want that to come between me and you. I may not always understand your politics and you may not understand mine. But what we have in common is our love for our LGBTQ child and that is the...