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What Will My Friends Think?

This is the second prompt in Tough Questions On The Road To Affirmation: What Will My Friends Think? My friends’ opinions are right up there with my parents. I began realizing that I liked guys in middle school. A time when when friends are everything. Many of my friends were from the Evangelical Presbyterian Church […]

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What Will My Parents Think?

This is the first prompt in Tough Questions On The Road To Affirmation: What Will My Parents Think? As I journeyed to self-acceptance as a queer person, this question weighed heavy. Here, I respond to that Question. Would you consider responding to this prompt too? Post it to your website, Facebook, or Tumblr. Start a […]

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How I Landed My First Client

In October 2009, I was the programming coordinator at a children’s television network. Those episode of Veggie Tales and Babar you saw? I decided which episodes to air when. It was a terrific job, especially as my first job out of college. I loved the work and I loved my co-workers. And, multipotentialite that I […]

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A Day In The Life of a Freelancer

How do you DO it? If I had to pick one question that I am most often asked, “How do you do it?” is it. Often the follow-up is “I could never do that.”  I always respond, “I bet you could” and I mean it. I bet you can. If you’re wondering what “a day […]

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Pick A Date And Make It Happen

In September 2008, I was sharing with my friend Alexey Timbul of how I want to work for myself, have time for projects I care about, and be able to travel more. Alexey was working for a social justice non-profit at the time and traveled regularly, today he can usually be found in Russia, though […]

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