So WHAT If My Daughter’s A Lesbian

I attended an open mic at the Magic City Acceptance Center. It’s a safe space for youth with alternative lifestyles. I took my girls, Qadira and Phoenix, with me. I was excited about it because my oldest, Qadira, identifies as pansexual and I had been

#WCW: Doriot Anthony Dwyer

This morning, perusing through Facebook, I saw this article posted by my college flute teacher and knew this would be my #WCW for this week.  My teacher, who is a woman and a principal flutist of a symphony, and I have talked about the percentages

Hold My Hand

I’ve been thinking about couples who hold hands in public the last few days. My girlfriend and I met a man for the first time this weekend and this topic came up in conversation. He told us that he & his boyfriend of seven years

How To Be A Heartbreaker

First off, hold up. Why did you click this link? Have you ever had your heart broken? Do you know that soul wrenching agony? The deep brooding pain lurking in your chest, over and over every day. Causing sleepless nights, lethargy, depression, pure wanton hurt?

In the News with Amy

White Male Terrorists Are an Issue We Should Discuss What Female Lawmakers Think About the Senate’s All-Male Health Care Working Group No Girls Allowed:  The Lasting Rules of Gamergate and Toxic Misogyny Vaginas are Beautiful Photo Project 8 Black Women Who Redefined the Beauty World

Euphoria Morning

The first thing I heard this morning was that Chris Cornell had died.  2016 was definitely the year of losing musicians and I wondered who we’d lose this year.  “Sudden and unexpected” is all I’ve read and definitely how I felt about it.  I loved

Collaboration: Mother Stories

Thanks Mom Barbara was an Adam’s woman. That is what all the ladies in my family call ourselves, Adam’s Women. We are a tenacious bunch and my Mother was certainly no exception. She could sing, skate, sew, ski on water and snow…she spoke several languages

Best Of: Who’s Keeping Time

With Mother’s Day coming up this weekend, we were reminded of this story on not being a mother by choice.  It’s been a favorite of ours and joins the ranks of “Best Of”. I’ve been told time and time again, through news articles, TV shows,

In the News with Amy

New Addition to World’s Largest Drag Queen Gathering:  A Kid Zone This Kraft Ad Geared Toward Moms Who Swear Is F*cking Hilarious Proposed Obamacare repeal drastically cuts access to transgender health care After Two Month, We Finally Know The Fearless Girl’s Purpose And Ethnicity Rape