A Prayer for the Longest Night of the Year-
No matter how hard the world pushes against me, within me, there’s something stronger — something better, pushing right back. A…0
Trans people shouldn’t have to hide to help Democrats win-
If we’re going to lose the next election, I’d rather we do it because we stood up for the most…
The Radical Normalcy of a Trans Jeopardy! Winner-
This is what really infuriates the trolls. My NYT essay for 1/10/22.
They Used the Bible to Attack Her. She Used the Bible to Forgive Them.-
A Florida city considers apologizing to the trans city manager it forced out a decade ago. My NYT column for…
President of the Flies-
What stories of shipwreck and plane crashes have to teach us about Donald Trump’s America. My NYT column for 5/27/20.
The Coronavirus Mental Health Crisis Hits Home-
A Journal of the Plague Year, Week 9. My NYT column for May 12, 2020
The First Time I Said, “I’m Trans.”-
Enough, I said. I will set out on this journey, although I do not know the way. My NYT column…
How Should We Respond to Hate?-
Tessa Majors, and the Worst Thing I Ever Heard. My NYT column for 1/08/20.
I Don’t Want a Pickle-
Actually I love the new symbol of trans rights. But I love justice more. My NYT column for 9/18/19
Stonewall 50: Love Prevails, Mostly-
From 1969 to today: from boy’s summer camp to womanhood.