I wanted a sign that I could look for in others, a sign I could sport myself.
Softness isn’t weakness. In fact, it’s what the world needs more of.
Sometimes a research project needs someone to whip it into shape.
Sometimes I look back at my own coming out sequence and wonder why I did it at all.
When we began this version of Beyond Bullying—all online, with students and teachers mostly working from home—we didn’t know how it would go.
Because we seek validation in our queer communities, we may be quick to play our expected roles.