• My Right to Write

    I write for freedoms sake. I write to fully embrace my freedom of expression to freely express the anguish of the closet and the trauma of homophobia, … Read More...

    My Right to Write
  • I Write Because It’s What I Know

    I wrote my first story shortly after I learned how to write. By second grade, I was expressing my fears, my happiness and many of my experiences in … Read More...

    I Write Because It’s What I Know
  • To write is to heal, resist, and love

    I have been a storyteller since I was a very young girl. I would recount funny, ridiculous, sad and happy stories to my family and friends for as long … Read More...

    To write is to heal, resist, and love
  • Why I Write . . .

    I must have been about 11 or 12 when I started writing in a diary. Each page was gilded with gold edges and a tiny lock secured the tab that wrapped … Read More...

    Why I Write . . .
  • Why I Still Write …

    I hide my red puffy eyes behind big sun glasses. It's cloudy and rainy but because it's San Diego sun glasses are always appropriate. I drive to … Read More...

    Why I Still Write …
  • Blindsided

    I am in LA. It is around 2013. I am standing alone on a stage in a small theatre. I am at an open mic for standup comedians. The lights are so bright … Read More...

    Blindsided
  • Sisters From Other Gay Misters

    I want to say meeting another person with a gay dad is like looking into a mirror, but even in a mirror I cannot properly see myself. It???s more like … Read More...

    Sisters From Other Gay Misters