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Daily Coolness: ClosetTransgender’s YouTube Videos

I found this guy’s YouTube channel awhile back and it’s quickly become one of my favorite trans-related subscriptions for a couple of reasons… 1. I think he adds a unique perspective on being trans, and personally his decision to transition without the use of hormones or surgery is one that I definitely considered. I think […]

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Daily Coolness: “It was Like I’d Swallowed Rainbows!”

Ha 🙂 I really love this guy, Spencer — I’m very non-confrontational, too and really identified with a lot of his story… I love how he came out to his friends on Facebook, and I especially love the story about coming out to his family. Hmm. Too bad my parents don’t drink… This is from […]

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Daily Coolness: “My Mama Tells How She Feels”

I found these videos from Jaden (kaynesworld on YouTube) forever ago, and have re-watched them over and over several times over the last few months. They’ve provided a LOT of comfort as I face coming out to my mom (and the rest of my family)…

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Daily Coolness: Blogapalooza

Kyle, from over at Butchtastic, created an Ah-MAY-Zing list of “Butch, Genderqueer, Genderfluid, Genderfuck and Trans Blogs to watch out for“ Seriously. It’s the most comprehensive, detailed list that I’ve seen — complete with blog AND Twitter links. Check it out… seriously. Go. Now. It’s an impressive resource to be sure. I’ve already added at […]

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Daily Coolness: NYT + “Answers About Transgender Issues”

Big thanks to Mel over at Decidedly Obscure Human Complaints for the heads-up on this amazing NYT article. From Dr. Laura Erickson-Schroth’s NYT bio: This week Dr. Laura Erickson-Schroth, who is working on “Trans Bodies, Trans Selves,” a resource guide for transgender and other gender-variant people, covering health, legal issues, cultural and social questions, history […]

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Daily Coolness: Ivan Coyote (again)

Because 1. Ivan is just *THAT* cool, and 2. he voices so many of my own thoughts and feelings in a much more eloquent way:

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Daily Coolness: Harvard Sailing Team

This might not be funny to those of you who are über-serious about gender binary/roles (or rather, the lack thereof), but I thought these skits by the NYC sketch comedy troupe, Harvard Sailing Team, were über-great 🙂

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Daily Coolness: Dapper Q

DapperQ is for anyone who wants to make any element of men’s fashion truly their own but it’s also for anyone who aspires to deeper levels of personal authenticity. From snazzy, buttoned-up butches and gentlemanly transguys to masculine chic, gender-bending women of ALL “labels” — DapperQ is indeed ALL about transgressing men’s fashion. Susan Herr, […]

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Daily Coolness: Tumblriffic!

Tooooot, tooot! Hop on the Tumblr train!! (some of these are nsfw) In this age of Twitter accounts, status updates and instant internet gratification – it makes sense that Tumblogs would be one of the most popular and fastest growing blogging mediums available. In case you’re unfamiliar with Tumblr — my good friend, Wikipedia, defines […]

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Daily Coolness: So The Story Goes

An amazing presentation by: Ivan Coyote Anna Camilleri Lyndell Montgomery for the Vancouver Pride in Art Festival.

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