How Many Deaths Will It Take?

The morning paper greeted me with the following heart wrenching headline at the top of the opinion section “Deadly Persecution of a Gay Man.” I immediately felt ill, my stomach turned, I thought, “Dear God, not again.”  It seems that stories about LGBT suicides are a regular occurrence anymore.  The statistics on LGBT suicides are […]

Deep in My Heart, I Do Believe

As have many have done, I have been mourning the tragic life and death of Leelah Alcorn.  I never met her, and I am in no position to judge her family, but her story has brought me to tears.  For her to be so rejected by her loved ones that she felt the need to […]