Gender Identity

Feb
20
There Is a Space Between the Binary Labels of Male and Female that Connects Us All as Human Beings

There Is a Space Between the Binary Labels of Male and Female that Connects Us All as Human Beings

We are all worthy of dignity and freedom of self-expression. In 2005, I bought my first translation of the Tao
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Oct
02
Embracing the Fluid Self: Reflections on Gender and Identity

Embracing the Fluid Self: Reflections on Gender and Identity

Contemplative Reflections, Part 4: Celebrating diversity, challenging norms, and cultivating acceptance.
1 min read
Sep
25
Embracing Queer Authenticity: Breaking Free from Conformity

Embracing Queer Authenticity: Breaking Free from Conformity

Part 3: Contemplative reflections on conforming to societal expectations related to gender and sexual identity In this next group of
2 min read
Sep
22
Why Do LGBTQ+ Activists Persist in the Fight for Their Rights?

Why Do LGBTQ+ Activists Persist in the Fight for Their Rights?

Untenable Podcast Episode: Embracing Diversity and Challenging Prejudice LGBTQ+ rights activists tirelessly champion the cause of sexual and gender orientation
2 min read
Nov
23
Too Many Gender Identifying Pronouns: The Decision Fatigue Paradox

Too Many Gender Identifying Pronouns: The Decision Fatigue Paradox

The nature and economy of language provide clues about which pronouns will endure in the Queer Community. Pronouns used to
1 min read
Nov
14
Gender Identity Discussion on Toronto Radio Show, Rainbow Country

Gender Identity Discussion on Toronto Radio Show, Rainbow Country

A special episode of the Think Queerly Podcast — TQ107 Recently, I was a guest on the radio show, Rainbow Country
1 min read
Dec
06
How My Parents Influenced My Gay Male Identity – LOP040

How My Parents Influenced My Gay Male Identity – LOP040

Our earliest influences that form who we become as adults start with our parents. While I am certainly not saying
2 min read
Dec
04
Forgiveness and Acceptance of Internalized Homophobia – LOP039

Forgiveness and Acceptance of Internalized Homophobia – LOP039

Gay men can lead others in a new model of forgiveness through their own healing of gay shame and understanding
1 min read
Dec
03
From Sissy Boys to Straight-Acting Gay Men

From Sissy Boys to Straight-Acting Gay Men

Forgiveness and Self-Acceptance Start with Understanding Our Gay Shame. Forgiveness allows you to live in the now, to have the
5 min read
Nov
27
We Need Humane Rights, Not Human Rights – LOP037

We Need Humane Rights, Not Human Rights – LOP037

Populism is on the rise in North America. For the first time it seems like we’re beginning to see
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