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In Their Words: How Children Are Affected by Gender Issues

They’re only 9 years old, but these kids from around the world offer keen insight into how gender shapes destiny. Source: In Their Words: How Children Are Affected by Gender Issues   National Geographic started a firestorm last month by … Continue reading

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Boy Scouts on transgender youths: We defer to birth certificates [Video]

The Boy Scouts of America once again landed under the harsh glare of the media spotlight for their policies on LGBT children. Recently, a woman from New Jersey has been speaking to local media about how her transgender son was removed from … Continue reading

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12 Days, Day 2

Ok, I am a little late, but it is still Wednesday on the West Coast!! Today I share my favorite clip from the movie, “Miracle on 34th Street” (1994 Version).  It’s actually my second favorite scene, but I can’t find … Continue reading

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Just ONE of me!

:: Giggle ::  I love being unique! Technically I used “Kita Sparkles” in the blanks on this site, but there weren’t enough blanks for “Guinevere Nikita Shahlah Sparkles”! HowManyOfMe.com There are or fewer people with my name in the U.S.A. … Continue reading

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Great Parenting

Ran across this in my news reading the other day: http://kdvr.com/2015/09/23/transgender-waitress-shares-patrons-stellar-parenting-moment-on-facebook-post-goes-viral/ This is an excellent example of how parents can handle this subject when it comes up. Let the person speak for himself/herself. Really, you don’t need to hold the … Continue reading

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Intersexed Baby – Wrong Decision

According to my dictionary, “Intersex” is not even a word … but it is certainly a condition that happens to about 65,000 babies born every year! Commonly, a gender is picked at an early age (usually female, because it is … Continue reading

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Pride Month?

So, I’m told this is LGBT (+ alphabet soup) Pride Month. I’m just not exactly sure why.  I realize I might make enemies with this post – please understand it is just my opinion (this is my blog after all), … Continue reading

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Sweet Story

This is a sweet story by Katherine Day called “The Pink Dress”.  It sums up a young boy’s consternation at his budding love of feminine clothing when he has always been taught that it is a sin. I felt these … Continue reading

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Dream and my Attempt to Interpret

I had a nightmare last night. It bothered me for awhile after I woke up, so it wasn’t one of those, “Well, I’m glad that was just a dream!” or a, “Someone was chasing me and I couldn’t run!” type … Continue reading

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So, you’re gay?

The other plaguing question. In a lot of cases, it’s not even asked as a question, it is either heavily implied in usually a snarky manner, or accusatory. In cases where I have been outed, this has always been thrown … Continue reading

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