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Brevity Kickstarter Launches Today

From Sarah Einstein:

This blog post is, really, a confession of love, though I suspect it’s not much of a confession… that you all already know that I love… 373 more words

News And Events

Recent Book Hauls

I said I would try not to buy as many new books this year, but we all knew that wouldn’t last. I’ve tried to at least make a push to read the books I buy right away so they don’t sit around for months or years on the shelf unread… great idea, hey? 119 more words


Brevity Issue Focused on Experiences of Gender

Brevity is excited to announce that it’s 49th issue will focus on experiences of gender. We are looking for work that considers gender: what it is, what it means, how our understanding of it is changing. 255 more words

News And Events

'Tis the season for resourcing ourselves.

Trans-specific suicide hotline for the USA and Canada, staffed exclusively by trans people:
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Public Health

Bornstein, Kate: Hello, Cruel World

Bornstein, Kate. Hello, Cruel World: 101 Alternatives to Suicide for Teens, Freaks, and Other Outlaws. New York: Seven Stories Press, 2011.


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Topic: Navigating Madness

IDAHOT: Speaking Out

The International Day Against Homophobia and Transphobia is this Saturday. In the next few days, I will be writing posts and sharing links and information about LGBTQ phobia, discrimination, and violence. 353 more words

Baubles & Blessings

Trans, Intersex, or Neither...?

Recently making headlines in the news is how Facebook has now created 50 different ways to identify a person’s gender. You have the option to choose from trans, intersex, and many others. 308 more words