My Book is Out!

My Book is Out!

I’m so happy to report that my book with Bridget Liang, Trans and Autistic: Stories from Life at the Intersection, is now out in both paperback and ebook! Our book, created over 2 years, draws together research on folks who are both transgender and autistic and...
Coronavirus Bike Ride

Coronavirus Bike Ride

I’ve been going out for rides around the City of Toronto on my bike lately and I thought that this would be a good home for stories and pics of what I see along the way. So, on May 7th I went on a bike ride from The Esplanade to York Mills Baptist Cemetery....
What to pack when hooking up!

What to pack when hooking up!

I travel a lot. Mostly for conferences and presentations, but I always like to fit in a little bit of vacation afterwards when I can. This year was the sixth time I went to the Philadelphia Transgender Wellness Conference and my fifth time presenting (more about that...

Resources for homeless pets

In my work in Toronto homeless shelters I’ve had the chance to put together a resource list for homeless pets, including free pet food, veterinary care, and fostering services for people fleeing domestic violence. The last one is particularly important, as...

Books for radical social workers

It’s true that there aren’t many texts out there detailing the practice and experience of radical (and, dare I say it, even anarchist) social work. In fact, though I’ve frequently seen it practiced and sometimes described in passing, I’ve only...

Fidget Spinner How To

So as some know I co-facilitate a discussion group for Autistic and Trans folks at the Philadelphia Transgender Health Conference every year. For the past two years I’ve made fidget toys to hand out and this year I made fidget spinners out of bicycle parts. I...

New Beginnings

Hi folks, so you may have noticed some major changes to my site. Hopefully it looks classier and is easier to read. More importantly, I hope that this format will enable people to find information more easily and encourage me to use this platform to share more often....