Well, I finally have my own music posted. Much, much more to come.
No vocals yet for this. But it's loud and angry and fun! But I still need to mix it better -- it's a learning process.
@JessieGinger You inspired me to get off my butt and post my stuff. Thank you!
Was I supposed to do one of these?
OK, pertinent labels:
> ex-Christian, hopeful agnostic
> transgender woman, recently transitioning
> recently divorced (take a guess why)
The above items are not ordered by importance.
One of my college professors described me as having "an affectation for the unusual". Ten years later, it still is accurate.
Spent most of my life Evangelical. Came out as trans only a year after I lost my faith.
I've had an interesting life. 💚🎉
Well, here's my music again. I've put three more songs on my Soundcloud and updated my profile a bit; I think "progressive rock with punk attitude" is a good-enough description.
I just boxed up the last of my men's clothing and it feels great.
. . . but there was this single lavender v-neck t-shirt. I bought it in the early stages of my transition, before coming out, because it counted as a men's shirt but made me feel feminine. I've decided that it's welcome among my women's clothes and that it's going to transition with me.
. . . OK, and the men's flannels my folks bought me last year. They make me look like a lesbian and I'm f i n e with that!
So it's been forever since I've been on here. You're all still cool!
Anyway, I want to start dating again -- it's been a solid year and a half since my ex and I separated.
. . . does anyone have experience with online dating? Or dating at all after growing up as a homeschooled boy in I-Kissed-Dating-Goodbye culture and literally only going on one date ever? I feel lost. And very gay. I'm rambling.
Hi, all. I posted this over on the Liturgists Discourse, but if there is any kind of audience for this, it's our group of lovely misfits 😁
I just released an EP of songs inspired by Carl Sagan's Pale Blue Dot. If you like mostly mellow, acoustic, psychedelic, environmental, conservationist, existential, melodic tunes, you should check it out: https://open.spotify.com/album/7fEUClWFunE523SUqgOVPu
Hey, I took it too. No surprises here.
I am become trans, destroyer of nature (transphobia)
Pope Francis apparently compared trans rights to the nuclear arms race, too. I'm honestly flattered.
Call to action against subminimum wage for disabled people, link to Twitter
Lydia X. Z. Brown, an Autistic Self-advocate, posted this on Twitter about fighting laws that allow subminimum wage for disabled people
It takes some work but you can leave a comment if you're able, condemning laws that allow people to be discriminated against because they are disabled.
I’ve got my pilot episode posted. I’m still going through interviews and I’m super excited. I’ll be releasing teasers until the launch!
Trolling a toxic conference
So there's this toxic conference in the UK called "Dangers of Social Justice in Evangelicalism" which is probably going to be every bit as bad as it sounds.
Thankfully, they left us a HUGE loophole...it's free to register.😈
If you want to make empty seats, go to the link and sign up for as many tickets as you have time for (bonus points if you use a name/email address like ThisIs MorallyBankruptChristianity).
Let the trolling commence. 👾
Violence, hate crime
#Muhlaysia Booker , rest in peace.
Everybody else, fight back.
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