Pro-choice, pro-life, pro-voice?

9 October, 2015 // 0 Comments

On the left, there’s a great deal of internal conflict about how to handle abortion. Some of us favour abortion on demand and without apology, for any reason, in any context: I unilaterally support abortion and it is not appropriate for me to ...

You dropped your ‘T’ again

7 October, 2015 // 0 Comments

The alphabet soup surrounding the fight for equal rights for the queer and trans communities can be dizzying, and new letters feel like they’re being added all the time. It was LGB, and LGBT, and LGBQ, and LGBQT, and LGBQTIA, and so much more. ...

My private life isn’t for your consumption

3 October, 2015 // 0 Comments

As a public figure, I cultivate many different personas; like anyone who performs for the public to any degree, I face certain public expectations, as well as the natural desire to appeal to the people I write for, and with. My public personas ...

In the garden: Fall

1 October, 2015 // 0 Comments

Fall is upon us, bringing me one step closer to my favourite season! Though we’ve had thrillingly dire predictions of rain, rain, rain this winter, we’re in that tiny window of bizarrely summery weather, blood moon and all, that strikes ...

Pleasure isn’t guilty

30 September, 2015 // 0 Comments

The delightful Bree recently commented that ‘pleasure isn’t guilty,’ a statement I strongly agree with, but it’s something the United States and many other heavily Christian, Westernised cultures struggle with. This reflects ...
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