Entries tagged “Writing”

We, The Transsexuals
You: A Transsexual Love Story
Do I Write What I Want to Read?
Sohini Chakraborty - Dance for Empowering Revolution
Sister Fa - Creativity and Dynamic Social Justice
Transgender Story: A Pink-Ruffled Shirt Makes the Man
Transsexual Man Becomes the Subject of His Life
Transgender Short Story: The Sketchbook Project
A Perspective on Transgender Memoir: Where to Start?
The Secret to What is Underneath (Transphobic) Shame
Why I Might Not Tell You I’m Transsexual
Simplistic Transsexual Transition Metaphors
Breakthrough, Beautiful Transsexual Transition Metaphors
Five Reasons Why You Should Write to Your Loved Ones
America’s First Protest Against Slavery
Hot Cross Buns on the Way
The Viewfinder
This One Trick is at the Heart of Writing
Verb Tense and Writing Fiction
One Cool Trick to Shift Points of View
On Proper Word Choice
We, The Narrators - Buddha in the Attic
What is Writing Practice?
You, The Narrator and Participant - Sebastopol Sketches
The Art of Revision
You and She, The Narrators - A Hybrid Form
The Big O: Mohsin Hamid
You, The Narrator - Self-Help
You, The Narrator - Bright Lights, Big City
Point of View in Writing
Gone Reading
Ursula Le Guin’s Advice: There Are No Recipes
Reading Exercise: The How of Language
How to Read Like a Writer
The Big O is What It’s All About
Are You Creating Easy or Creating Well?
How I Got More Out of My Writing Process
A Confederate Flag Flew from a Northern House
I Got Hacked, Part 2
Toni Morrison & Angela Davis - The Purpose of Freedom
Twenty-Five Cent Words
Toni Morrison & Alice Walker - There are Only Black People
The Duty of an Artist
A FtM in a Pink-Ruffled Shirt Drives Into a Truck Stop
Narcissism, Humility and Juiciness
3 A.M. Epiphany - A Great Writing Tool
Are You a Book Marker?
InTouch Magazine is OutofTouch, and So Are We
Duotrope for Better Writing Management
Going Pro (Or I’m a Real Writer)
The Right to Cause Offense
Racial Sadist or Father of American Gynecology
Read Better, Write Better
The Dictionary of Obscure Sorrows
Open City, by Teju Cole
The Forever Internet and Our Digital Identities
Limits and Having a Thing for the Blue Suit
Where are Your Fairy Doors?
Terror Points the Way to Writing Fiction
A Life Less Convenient Free for 3 Days
Transgender Memoir: The Ever-Present Memory
Masculinity and the Feminism of Simplicity, Part Two
Masculinity and the Feminism of Simplicty, Part One
Fiction Friday: Rubyfruit Jungle
Gratitude: Not Being Able to Write
Transsexual Stories: A Day in the Life of a Transsexual
Transsexual stories: You can’t have a hysterectomy!
Trans Publishing
A Transsexual Man Dresses Himself
Sex and Chronic Illness
It All Started With A Google Search
Just Red
Mastery Takes a Very Long Time
Corktown Detroit
Vintage Ypsilanti
Division Distortion
Steampunk Spaceship
There is No Try
University of Michigan Architecture
Manners: Those Pesky Pronouns
Memory and Imagination in Memoir
A Day of Rest and Thanks
Fun Friday - ?
Me and the Rain
A Me Beyond Me
One Ringy-Dingy
Tonight I am Tired
Cinetopia, Day 3
Cinetopia, Day 2
Cinetopia 2013
I Used to Give Up
Day in Detroit
The Immorality of Messiness
Washing by Hand and Other Vacation Adventures
Why Not Wash the House by Hand
First Summer Pie
Friends and Beer Gardens
Vacation Begins
The Plague of Plagiarism
Cleaning Windows
On Rejection and Moby-Dick, Expanded
Pursuing Goals I’ve Created
Gratitudes: Going to Bed Early
Gratitudes: Paella With Friends
Writing: Wrestling Sheets of Balsa Wood
Radical Acceptance: The Universe is in Us
Intentional Practice: Creating a Framework for Good Habits
The Mighty Moxie Lu Hellcat
Music: Soulful Rendition of Lullaby of Broadway
Masculinity: T Cooper’s Real Man Adventures
Masculinity: What Does Self-Organizing Men Mean?
Gratitudes: The Value of Waiting
Yes, I Really Am Bisexual. Deal With It.
Lower Rouge River Trail
Lower Rouge River Trail
Excerpt from In Search of Lost Time - Marcel Proust
Bike Commuting Again
If It Weren’t For the Last Minute
Who Owns Social Justice?
What’s My Gender Again, Part 3
What’s My Gender, Again? Part Two
The Annual Smithee Awards
Rules for Creatives
The Downsides of White Privilege
Setting My Own Style Agenda
I Suppose I am a Grown-Up Man, Now
Giving Up Coffee, Almost
In the Event of a Zombie Apocalypse, I Have Nothing to Offer
Nothing Profound Today
What’s Underneath
Everyone Was a Child Once
How Can I Make Today the Best Day of My Life?
What is True
The Hardest Arithmetic
My first year in transition
The Art of Doing Nothing
Kids Mocking Adults
The Aim of Life
Dreams of a Life
Epic Winding Down
They Always Want the Writer to Work for Nothing (NSFW)
Time and Money Equals Why I Won’t Buy a $30,000 Car
Limits Limit Me
Today We Recycled the New Telephone Book
It’s My Job to Pick Up the Trash
Random Acts of Kindness in a Pink, Ruffled Shirt
The Adverb is Not Your Friend
YNAB - You Need a Budget
Naps are Fantastic
Preparing for Exciting News
Miriam Makeba
On Disorganization, or When Things Get Away From Us
Casey Legler - A Female Male Model
Uncleared Curb Cuts
You Look Good to Me
Have You Moved Today?
Today is one of those midwestern winter days
Reimagine Washtenaw
The Gym Terrified Me
Parker Mill County Park
Writing Historical Memory and Responsibility
Winter Bike Commuter
Who Decides Who is Trans?
Worry is not Preparation
Novel Writing - The Understory
Making a Home in an Old Packard Plant
Gender Paradox, An Excerpt, Part 4
Gender Paradox: A Life, An Excerpt, Part 3
Lift Every Voice/Star Spangled Banner
If I Didn’t Care - For Ms. H.
Gender Paradox: A Life, An Excerpt, Part 2
Gender Paradox: A Life, an Excerpt, Part 1
Gratitude as a Political Practice
Our New Kitteh: Moxie
Lessons Learned From a Bucket
Rosanne Cash
The R-Word
Preparation Equals Safety
Perpetual Peak Experiences Hurt My Health
The Day My Gender Failed
Throwing Down the Writing Gauntlet
Ypsilanti: A Winter’s Sunday Squash
Radical Acceptance: Our Time Here on Earth
Ypsilanti: CBC Radio 2
Music: Daniel Lanois
Gratitudes: For Ms. H.
An FtM Superhero
The Bike Commuter
Stan Getz
Intentional Practice: What Roads Uplanned Await You?
Little Somethings: There is No Age Limit for Riding
After Transition: Hair Grows, Just Not Where I Wanted
Gratitudes: I’m an Idiot Some of the Time
New News!
Transition is Hard
It’s All About Me!
No Hope, No Fear: On Radical Acceptance
On Radical Acceptance: We Waste our Existence
Growing is Forever, and Thank the Goddess for That
Black Beauty
Radical Acceptance: The Worst Betrayal
Gratitudes: Snow Storming, Julie London and Perfidia
Intentional Practice: Regret Analysis
Novel Writing: Completion
Novel Writing: Hard Focus
Intentional Practice: Constrained Choices, or The Work Uniform
Novel Writing: The Novel Outline
Radical Acceptance: With the Power Out, A Pencil Is In
Radical Acceptance: What to Do When the Me That I Was Isn’t the Me I Am, Anymore, or Regeneration
Intentional Practice: Personal Guidelines
International Practice: Large Cash Purchases and Final Choices
Radical Acceptance: My Fear of Hunger
Gratitudes: Confessions of a Feminist Nutritionist
Gratitudes: A Glorious Fall Day
Why I Write
Radical Acceptance: My Work - Novel Writing
Bad Weather is Bad Preparation
Web Realignment: Then and Now
Web Realignment: (re)Writing My About Page, a Stub, Part 2
Intentional Practice: Goodbye to All That iPhone Email
Web Realignment: Feeling Naked or the Beginner’s Mind
Web Realignment: (re)Writing My About Page, a Stub
Radical Acceptance: Being Here Now, The Hater Edition
Gratitudes: F.R.
Catalogues: Assets
Death is Very Likely the Single Best Invention of Life
A Transsexual Death
Gratitudes: Ms. H.
Little Somethings: The Lost Kingdoms of Africa
Gratitudes: Hugh McLeod
Website Realignment: What the Heck are These Transgender Cartoons Doing in my Life, Part 2
Website Realignment: What the Heck are these Transgender Cartoons Doing in my Life?, Part 1
Radical Acceptance: Clothing
Creativity: My First Story Book
Intentional Practice: Nothing to Say About Anything
Gratitudes: Writing Everyday
Early Morning Ritual
If You Accept Death, Fear Disappears
Radical Acceptance: Embrace Actions Not Expectations
My Eulogy
Making Myself Irrelevant
On Excavating My Own Heart
The Odds of Being Human, On Gratitude
This Breath, or Why Change is Hard
Finding Peace Within
On Saying Nothing
Managing the Irrelevant
The FtM Thinks He Can Buy His Masculinity
Do You Make This Mistake as an FtM?
Visit the Doctor Like a World-Class Trannie
An FtM’s Dilemma
The Top Ten Transgender Cartoons
The Control Issue
Side Effects Include: Enhanced White Privilege
The Real Reason Gays Want Marriage
The FtM Makes a Declaration
Hormones Can Save You
The FtM Lets You Know the Deal
The Final Femmethology Cartoons
So What?
Why I Became a Man
Gender: Drop Dead!
The Quantum Mechanics of a Pregnant Transman
New Pussy for Xmas
Size Matters
Unto Us A Son is Born
A Short To-Do List
The Origin of His Problem
The Not Special Penis
You Know Your Wife is Devoted When…
Where’s the Privilege?
20 Years on Testosterone
Imagine That
Too Small
Bottom Surgery I.D. Checker
How Come Nobody Told Me
But I’m Trans
Bow Tie or Balls?
Something’s Wrong
What Happens Next
Is You a Feminist?
Against Heteronormativity
Trannier Than Thou
Getting What We Need
The Natural Arc of My Life
Subsets of Transphobes
Rights Answers to the Wrong Body Question
My Squishy Brain
Wishful Thinking
Hormones Made Me Homophobic
Becoming a White Dude
Self-Publishing - Part 3