Be kindr to Grindr

Off the Beat

I realize now how essential access to LGBTQ+-centered spaces — online or in person — is to queer and questioning youth. Online communities provide us with the education, support and affirmation the rest of the world does not offer us.
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Raising Baybies

Your Mom Goes to College

Kids only begin to fear what is different when we, as their parents, attach value or judgement to it.
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Hate the sinner

Heading West

The idea is that you hate the sin because you love the person and you don’t want to see them lead a harmful lifestyle.
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In the queer

How to Muslim for Dummies

“What would you do if your kid was gay?”

The question lingers heavily in the air between all of us like pungent perfume.
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God isn’t straight

Heading West

People love hearing coming out stories. People either assume that I met resistance from my family (I didn’t) or that I led a tortured childhood.
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