Transgender Awareness Week #TransWk: Wednesday’s info

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This infographic is USA-centric but the proportions probably hold true for most countries. The last stat on the infographic is probably the most shameful and, as anyone who follows the news on trans issues knows, not only are trans people not taken seriously when they complain about discrimination, they are … Continue reading

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Transgender Awareness Week #TransWk: Tuesday’s info

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To me, the infographic below is common sense but you’d be amazed at how many people think some of the language in red is acceptable. I recently had an incident involving language with a journalist writing about my recent novel. The idea of the “LGBT community” was completely foreign to … Continue reading

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Transgender Awareness Week #TransWk: Monday’s info

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As the infographic below says, “With more visibility comes more understanding.” This is what Transgender Awareness Week is all about. In order to add to that visibility, I’m going to blog about a different trans hero of mine every day this week. As I have said before, the news headlines … Continue reading

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Ticking boxes

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Ever since I wrote my article, To Tick the Box or Not to Tick the Box, I have been puzzling over how you might classify the spectrum of human gender and sexuality in such a way that someone completing a form could enter a simple code that would reveal their … Continue reading

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