The thing I've learned about podcasting, especially for us independent artists is that it is incredibly inclusive and welcoming. I've developed a pretty good friendship with Leigh of the groundbreaking podcast History is Gay. They were gracious enough to have me on in February to talk about some of the lesser known LGBTQ activists in … Continue reading February 2021 – History is Gay Podcast – Queers in the Civil Rights Movement
For LGBTQ students, dress codes are an important issue, but they are not the only issue that matters. I investigated it for the Dallas Voice. This is my first, and probably only foray into the world of journalism. Thanks to Tammye Nash for supporting my efforts.
My opinion piece about why dress codes are an important LGBTQ issue. This goes with the more formal article that I wrote for the same issue. Read it HERE.
https://store.gayparentmag.com/content/assets/45/459729/Issue_downloads/Jan-Feb/Jan-Feb_2021_134_5.3_mb_digital_download.pdf I wrote an article for Gay Parent Magazine about what we can expect to see this year in family legislative politics. Read it HERE.
Trans community has suffered a great loss on October 5th. Monica Roberts was loved by thousands and will be remembered for years to come. I wrote about her for the Dallas Voice: https://dallasvoice.com/four-lessons-from-monica-roberts/.
My family has been homeschooling before the pandemic and before that our daughter was in private school, and I was fortunate enough to offer a little advice to the LGBTQ families new to the world of home education. Page 24. Click to access Sept-Oct_issue__32_11_mb__digital_download.pdf
I wrote a piece for Nerdist.com on the need for more portrayals of Black mental health in films. I hope you give it a read. https://nerdist.com/article/black-mental-health-films-trauma/
Last June, I wrote a piece about an important piece of Fort Worth LGBTQ history. https://dallasvoice.com/a-city-of-contrasts/
Day 30 - Ashley Boone, Jr. - Movie Executive and Studio Head1938-1994 I wanted to end this month by tapping into my nerdier side, and talk about Star Wars. This franchise has spawned multiple movies, spinoffs, cartoons, specials, and of course billions of dollars in merchandise licensing. And arguably, without the marketing acumen of Ashley … Continue reading Day 30 – Ashley Boone, Jr.
Day 29 - Mia Yamamoto - Veteran and Lawyer1943- Can you imagine fighting on behalf of a country that just a few years earlier had treated your family like they were enemies of the state? Being a racial or ethnic minority in the United States can be hard because there’s a certain allegiance or love, … Continue reading Day 29 – Mia Yamamoto