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August 22, 2018
Otakon and the International Family of Cosplayers and Characters
In 2014 I took my son to his first Otakon. He was meeting some friends...
August 16, 2018
Washington D.C. and the Love that Trumped Trump’s Hateful Fans!
Photo Courtesy of Me (Pat Green) Washington D.C. was the center of the world's attention...
July 20, 2018
Hell Created By Christians: Jessi And A Heartbreaking Sequel
Parents protect their children. They watch their kids in public restrooms, parks, and areas like...
July 16, 2018
Cosplay Photography Gone Horribly Wrong In the Era of #metoo
I went out to the outdoor deck at the convention center to get some air....
July 13, 2018
On Birthdays: Presents and Presence while being Present
Monday is my birthday. As a child my favorite part of that was my grandfather...
July 12, 2018
Gatekeepers And The Therapist Who Put Her Job On The Line
My son has an amazing therapist. In the spirit of looking after my child's concerns,...
July 10, 2018
When Parents Don’t Accept Their Child Conditional Love is Deadly
I received a phone call one day. It was a parent of a child who...
July 09, 2018
Mister Rogers, The Lessons We Forgot, The Work We Must Do
I heard his voice singing to me as he put on his cardigan. In a...
July 02, 2018
Piracy Patriotism and Pride: Flags and Allegiances On the 4th
Piracy. I love pirates. It is a fascinating time in history. Flags. I love flags....
June 19, 2018
Martial Arts: Trans Karate Kid: Interview With an Outlaw MMA Trainer
My son recently used his martial arts training to defend fellow students from someone who...
June 13, 2018
Tearing Down Walls, Building Bridges, Pride, and Bon Jovi?
It's getting harder to be on social media during Pride month. There is the usual...
June 06, 2018
A Trans Teen’s Dad And His Pride Themed Open Letter To Trans Teens
Hi. I'm a dad. I write about you all the time, but I don't write to...
May 31, 2018
TransParenting 101 Emergency Lesson: This Isn’t Your Journey
There is a pet peeve I have had for a long time now that...
May 29, 2018
Metamorphosis and the Becoming Of Who You Are: Guest Columnist
Metamorphosis Look closely at the picture. Think about it. What do you see? Put a...
May 24, 2018
My Son Graduated and Did Not Have to Die Defending the 2nd Amendment
Last night my son graduated high school. In 2018 there have been 26 students who...
May 15, 2018
All That This Father Wants and All I Didn’t Want: Ramblings of a Dad
I had my son last weekend. My fiancee and I took him out to dinner...
April 09, 2018
Parents Speaking Out: Things We Want You to Know
There's a lot of other parents of trans and gender non conforming kids...
March 06, 2018
How Being an Ally To My Son Changed Me and the Road Ahead
I'm a better man than I was 4 years ago. I've my son to thank...
February 14, 2018
TransParenting 101 Lesson 12: Single Parent Dating!
I've had some awkward misadventures in dating as a single parent with a transgender teen. I...
February 02, 2018
One That Got Away: Runaway Teens Experiencing Homelessness
The largest demographic of teenagers in America experiencing homelessness are LGBTQIA youth. Most of these...
January 31, 2018
Living on a Prayer With Memories and Getting a Parental Do-Over
I'm used to thinking about my son as my son. When I think of memories...
January 29, 2018
TransParenting 101 Lesson X(xx): Let’s Talk About Sex and Dating!
Having been an evangelical in my teen years really made my sex life as an...
January 24, 2018
TransParenting 101 Lesson 9: Another Person’s Problem Isn’t Your Kid’s
I remember hearing a story that horrified me. A transgender teenager I know was going...
January 22, 2018
Suicide, Dolores O’Riordan, Messages, and Thanks to Readers
Last week, I posted a column about the speculation of suicide or accidental overdose in...
January 12, 2018
What Can Help That Tortured Teen Online: Nothing and Everything
Within a half an hour of posting my column about Lori Beynon, the first transgender...
January 11, 2018
Transgender Teenager Terrorized by Trolls Titillating Themselves
I was about to publish my next TransParenting 101 lesson and I came across the...
January 04, 2018
Cards Against Humanity Saves The Holidays: A TransParent Adventure
Cards Against Humanity saved the holidays for me and my family. I sent them a...
December 22, 2017
Transparenting 101 Homework Assignments Recaps and Gratitude
Transparenting 101 is something close to my heart. Right now, I need to hear the...
December 20, 2017
TransParenting 101 Lesson 5: Holiday Gifts For Your Greatest Gift
It is almost Christmas. In a previous blog I celebrated the the gift that my...
December 18, 2017
TransParenting 101 Lesson 4: Dealing With “Friends” and Parents
The friends we make are one of the biggest indicators to our children as...
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