New podcast episode: The Betrayal

I’m excited to announce the first full episode of “How to Be a Girl” in over a year. It’s been a big (hard, but also wonderful) year, and there wasn’t much time or energy left over for blogging or podcasting.  Your emails of love and support have kept us going.  Please keep writing (genderawesome@gmail.com) and let…

Hit by “Trans-Friendly” Fire

When they interviewed me and my young trans daughter, both reporters seemed sympathetic to us and claimed to be trans-friendly.  So why did they turn around and write such transphobic articles?   I let a reporter from The Economist magazine interview this sassy 9-year-old trans little girl. The resulting article never mentioned her. Over the course…

Podcast: When it rains it pours

The past few months have been so horrible and so wonderful, and it never seemed to stop raining.  I’m not quite sure how I survived, but I didn’t want to forget any of it, so I recorded all of it, and made this podcast about it.  Thanks for listening.