Category Archives: Butch Voices

Butch Voices is nigh

On Thursday evening, I’ll be flying to SFO for two very good reasons:  the BUTCH Voices 2011 national conference in Oakland and to be with my sweetheart, Roxy. I’ll be presenting on two topics this year:  Genderqueer Identity and Intentional … Continue reading

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Butch Voices Spoken Word Line Up

This is the (tentative) line up for the Butch Voices Spoken Word performance on Sunday, August 21st.  I recognize a couple of names: Set 1 1. Elana Dykewomon 2. DeAngela Cooks 3. Kyle Jones 4. Day Walker Intermission: 10 mins … Continue reading

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Why be a guy?

I think about masculinity and gender a lot, no surprise there.  With Butch Voices approaching, that thinking is gaining a little focus since I need to work on the workshops I’m going to be doing there. Now that I’ve secured … Continue reading

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Catching up… what’s happening with Kyle?

Someone recently asked if everything was OK with me, since I slowed down on posting.  There’s a lot going on, mostly positive.  I’ve been adjusting to life without the daily grind of a 10 minute commute to cubicleland.  Along with … Continue reading

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Butch Voices Needs You!!

Butch Voices 2011 is coming to Oakland CA in August.  People are working their butts off to make this event amazing.  If you’d like to be a part of the team, there are a lot of ways to contribute as … Continue reading

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Message from the Universe

It’s funny how something random can strike a nerve.  The randomness guarantees you won’t be expecting it, so the reaction is pure.  So it was when I pulled the cap of my Sobe Green Tea a couple of weeks ago: … Continue reading

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More butch/genderqueer/trans blogs for my list… Wendi and Jessie

Both of these bloggers were at BUTCH Voices Portland and attended Sinclair’s writing workshop with me and a bunch of other very cool folks. A Stranger in This Place, by Wendi, who describes herself as “a motorcycle riding butch lesbian, … Continue reading

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Half-Nekkid Thursday : road trip

Last weekend, Roxy and I went to BUTCH Voices Portland together.  She landed at SeaTac airport late Friday morning and rode a shuttle down to Olympia.  Once there, since I was still at work, she puttered around my hometown, making … Continue reading

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After BUTCH Voices Portland… getting through event drop..

The reality of drop is heavy on my mind this morning.  I’ve had two big weekends in a row and now I’m back in my day-to-day reality, without nearly enough aftercare.   This happens to me after geek conferences, vacations, … Continue reading

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So excited … #bvpdx

I’m keyed up, psyched, excited, jazzed, restless and looking forward to this weekend. Roxy is in Olympia right now, walking around on my streets, being sexy and wonderful and I’m sitting here at work, with ants in my pants.  She’s … Continue reading

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