The following was presented as a meditation to the community of Phillips Exeter Academy on February 21, 2018. The next time you are flying somewhere, pay careful attention when you are going through security. After you’ve taken off your shoes … Continue reading Beyond the Pink and Blue: A Meditation on Gender
Too many trans/genderqueer/non-binary kids woke up today in a world where their president called them a “burden” and “distraction”. These kids are already at a higher risk for suicide, not because there is anything wrong with them, but because they … Continue reading #BlessingNotBurden: It takes less than a minute to show trans youth you care.
Note: this post was originally published in 2015 on New Sacred. I’m reposting what I said then here as a resource for those who are discussing the gender binary at General Synod. “There is no longer male nor female, for … Continue reading A Church Beyond the Binary
My wife and I have a joke. We tell it when we are out in public, at an airport or a restaurant or concert, and I need to use the bathroom. When I stand up to find a restroom I … Continue reading On Restrooms, Gender, and Fear