Pride: What are we proud of again?

It’s that time of year again. Happy Pride week, folks. All around the country, cities are breaking out their rainbow flags and preparing to honor the LGBTQIAA community with their brightly colored parade floats and police sanctioned partying. Here in San Francisco, home of The Castro, we host the largest pride festival in the country….

Not Your Queer Ambassador

I’m out and I’m proud, but that isn’t an open invitation to your questions. Check out my first published commentary, originally aired on NPR! Click here.  

Against All Odds

Youth is imagined, by both adults and youth themselves, as a time filled with rallies, crazy nights, and a rushing feeling of immortality that fuels it all. Being in high school is our time to be carefree, or at the very least only worrying about our grades and homework. But, for many like me, youth doesn’t…