Six Pieces Of Life Advice For Our 20-Year-Old Selves A Decade Later

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Have you ever said, “If only I knew then what I know now…?”. Here are six pieces of life advice we wish we could time machine to our 20-something selves.

In My Office, In the Closet

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Out on the job? There may be more at stake than a paycheck when trying to answer this question.

Speaking OUT: Visualizing Queer Youth

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Realistic depictions of queer youth are missing from the media. Photographer Rachelle Lee Smith is working to change that.

When Going to the Store With Your 10-Year-Old Gay Son Is a Political Act

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I’m 6’4” and people tend to keep their stupid opinions to just words and nothing physical when I stand by my kids. If it was only that easy all the time.

I Had to Run Away From My Problems Before I Could Face Them

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Faced with feeling like he had nowhere to go, Cameron started running. He stopped on a California freeway.

Call for Submissions: Fathers, Do-Overs, and What Matters to Me

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Three special topics. We want to hear from you.

What Transgender Microaggressions Can Teach Us About Our Friends and Each Other

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Sometimes even those closest to us get it wrong. Here’s what we can learn about getting it right.

Call for Submissions: Why Did You Come Out?

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It takes courage to share something about yourself you’ve kept secret. We want to know why you did it.

That Time I had Sex with Another Queer Cripple

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Doing it “disabled style”. Andrew Morrison-Gurza had never been more excited or more utterly terrified of anything in his whole life.

What I Wish I Knew Before Coming Out

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A young man named Adam learned there’s more to coming out than saying the magic words.

A Fun Guide to Gender

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Confused by all of the discussions about gender? This guide can help you sort it out.

#DeliciouslyDisabled: One Man Bares (Almost) All

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Writer and activist Andrew Morrison-Gurza strips down and shares why he loves his body in a feature about loving who you are.

No One Should Want to Become a Statistic

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No one should ever feel like they have to become a statistic to matter.

No, My 10-Year-Old Son Isn’t Looking for a Girlfriend. He Likes Boys.

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People assume a 10-year-old boy in a Zumba class is after one thing. So why are they so shocked when he’s not?

Is This The Best Trans Character In The History Of Video Games?

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As video games become more inclusive, the way they tell trans* stories is changing as well.

Gay Rights? Yes. Gay Kisses? No.

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Marriage, family leave, these are gaining acceptance. But what about kissing your boyfriend in public?