Archive for February 2016

Donna Day 2016: What it means to mourn a child

Donna Day 2016: What it means to mourn a child
There are words of comfort we give to each other, in the community of parents of transgender children. You have to let yourself grieve. It’s a process. It’s okay to mourn your child. How many times had I done that? How many times had some careless gesture or word caused my whole world to come... Read more »

The NFL would let my trans son play in the Super Bowl...but my husband won't

The NFL would let my trans son play in the Super Bowl...but my husband won't
I’m not a football fan, not by any means. At the risk of being forced into a real football conversation, I won’t go into my reasons, because football fans won’t agree and I simply don’t care enough. My husband, on the other hand, is a diehard fan. He watches his team (Da Bears) every Sunday.... Read more »