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FreeWrite No. 3: Staring at My Reflection

I stared at me, and me stared back. 

At that point in time, I had lost track. 

My blues eyes looked empty, a void of emotion,  167 more words

Love & Dating

Evan dissects ableist blog post - Part 1

This blog isn’t all going to be about Lush. I’m sorry if that is what you wanted. I also apologise for the length.

This post is about autism and relationships. 1,326 more words


Reflections: Gender Dysphoria and Fitness

Even though this is a fitness, health and wellness blog for trans women and non-binary individuals, I will be including some posts talking about what it is like to be trans for the following reasons: 909 more words



This inquiry into Queer parenthood has resulted in more rabbit holes than I even knew existed and led me to some unexpected sources.

One of the most interesting of those sources in this whole endeavor has been the memoir The Argonauts, by Maggie Nelson (2015). 416 more words


Queering Privilege and Intersectionality

As I explore these different arenas of Queer parenthood and Queer family structures, I am acutely aware that none of these experiences are exclusive to Queer folks. 802 more words


We're going on a bear hunt...


Oh Boy. This one is a doozy. I have two nephews. Two sweet boys who love to be read to. Book after book, I read the lines “Mom and Dad.” Going on a bear hunt, tucking in to bed, climbing to the moon, the dominant narrative is that of two-parent, heterosexual couple. 637 more words


On the Polyamorous Community

In thinking of my next blog post, I wasn’t sure whether to include the polyamorous community simply because I recognize that heterosexual individuals also have polyamorous relationships. 615 more words