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Me, myself, and depression: speaking up helped me out of a deadly episode

I’ve started multiple drafts about this subject but binned them all, because they are – well – a bit depressing. But I want to talk about this. So I’m determined that this writing will be published on my blog. Throughout my adult life I’ve believed that I can outwit my own brain and defeat my… Continue reading Me, myself, and depression: speaking up helped me out of a deadly episode

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The Gender Identity Debate: What’s that all about?

Let’s talk about gender identity! “BLEURGH” I hear you cry, “not ANOTHER lecture about gender identity!” Well... sorry (not sorry). Regardless of whether you believe there are two "and only two" genders, or you believe we should smash the socially constructed binary, or you are on the fence, or hopping between sides, or wherever… it’s… Continue reading The Gender Identity Debate: What’s that all about?