Sunday, June 21, 2015

What Dad Really Wants

For all those dads out there in the closet, I feel your pain. I too spent 40s in the closet before coming out. Father's Day we get ties and shirts and boxer shorts, when what we really want is pretty things that no one ever gave us. So just for you, here are some virtual gifts that you can carry in your mind's eye, and for brief moments dream of that life you long for.

What's So Special About Caitlyn Jenner ... Everything!

For any of us who were born and evolved physically masculine and became athletic men, transition seemed unthinkable growing up. And even for those that did make the transition journey later in life. we had a mountain of hurdles to overcome.

Thursday, April 2, 2015

Looking Back, Looking Forward -- a Transgender Retrosective

Since coming out and getting involved in the TG community in 2000, things have changed drastically. The amount of "out" transgender people is startling, especially in the modeling and entertainment world, and most recently politics. When my friend Lauren Foster was a world renown print and runway model int he 1980s, she had to hide her transness. When she was outed she lost many of her print sponsors. Today however, transgender girls are coming out and speaking out proudly. Here  is a look back and forward into people out.