I don’t really like talking about politics. There are lots of voices already out there who can express themselves much better than I can. That said, there are times when the situation calls me to action. President Trump’s Twitter announcement that transgender people would no longer be welcome in the military was one of those moments. I sat in my hotel room on vacation thinking: “what can I do?”
As a writer, and a non-binary person, I feel encouraged to support my community in the best way I know how – with my words. After feeling like a leader who should be setting a positive example instead delivered us a smackdown, what I wanted to unleash on the world was a little bit of positivity. And so I made Classified Connection free to everyone, subscriber or not. It’s a story about an everyday trans guy who is finding his place in the world, who is trying to find love and community – and realizing it’s been there all along.
Classified Connection will be permafree from now on. Share it widely and forward the link to your friends!
Going forward, Broken Mirror will be free to my mailing list subscribers.
When Aron creates a classified ad online hoping to find romance, he knows he’ll probably end up with a one night stand. So when Graham shows up at their agreed meeting place with a ring mark on his finger and wants to go straight to a hotel, Aron is not surprised. However, things are rarely as they seem and Aron is about to make a connection he never anticipated, while finding love in a place he never thought to look…