For Those Questioning Their Gender Identity/Sexuality

When I was 16, I realized all at once that I was bisexual. A girl who looked like Alexa Vega from Spy Kids came into the library where I worked and I couldn't talk to her the entire time I fetched her book and checked it out. All my queer high school friends were like, … Continue reading For Those Questioning Their Gender Identity/Sexuality

Trauma & Privilege

Right now I’m doing an online course in trauma-informed peer practice and I watched a video that was supposedly about resilience. In it, they interviewed a few people who had undergone horrific events that then went on to live great lives. Ostensibly, they were great examples of personal resilience in the face of tragedy. One … Continue reading Trauma & Privilege