LGBTQ+

Jan
06
Labels Used to Describe Identities - Like Gay, Straight, Trans, Male, Female — Are Not Fixed in Meaning

Labels Used to Describe Identities - Like Gay, Straight, Trans, Male, Female — Are Not Fixed in Meaning

Human experience is not a constant — it is not fixed or static. When we experience new things — historically as civilizations
1 min read
Oct
22
Queering the Lead: Embracing the Power of Unique Stories and Authenticity in Leadership

Queering the Lead: Embracing the Power of Unique Stories and Authenticity in Leadership

Contemplative Reflections, Part 5: Leadership for a more inclusive, conscious, and humane society. Leadership is not just about directing or
2 min read
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
Sep
11
What Is the Common Good, Who Controls It, and Why Is It Difficult to Define?

What Is the Common Good, Who Controls It, and Why Is It Difficult to Define?

Nurturing harmony: exploring the fragile essence of the common good. How can we define a common good for all people
7 min read
Sep
08
Acceptance & Belonging: Contemplations About the Challenges and Aspirations of LGBTQ+ People

Acceptance & Belonging: Contemplations About the Challenges and Aspirations of LGBTQ+ People

Part 1: On the fundamental human experiences of societal norms and self-discovery. Several years ago, I published a collection of
2 min read
Nov
07
The Necessity of Appealing to Innate Human Dignity Instead of Furthering Argument and Division

The Necessity of Appealing to Innate Human Dignity Instead of Furthering Argument and Division

Self-mastery is not about agreeing with other people’s opinions or keeping silent — it demonstrates your humility and respect for
9 min read
Oct
27
I Knew I Was Gay When I Was Five Years Old

I Knew I Was Gay When I Was Five Years Old

For as long as I can remember, I’ve always known, but for the longest time, it wasn’t a
5 min read
Oct
03
Do You Ever Feel Challenged to Live an Inspired Queer Life?

Do You Ever Feel Challenged to Live an Inspired Queer Life?

Re-cast of my interview on the podcast, "40 Plus: Gay Men. Gay Talk." Recently, I was a guest
1 min read