Category Archives: California

I fight for those who are afraid to be the people they were born to be.

I fight for those who are afraid to be the people they were born to be. I understand your struggle. But, it’s alright. You are NOT alone in this. Hold on to your selves, and let go.

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I fight so that people can love who they want to love, and live in a world free from discrimination.

I fight so that people can love who they want to love, and live in a world free from discrimination. I have been able to grow up free because of how I was raised and where, but that’s not the option for too many people. I fight so that people wherever can be happy no matter their orientation.

Acceptance must not just be a gesture of political correctness.

Six and a half years into my relationship with my would-be wife, (we cancelled our wedding no thanks to the passing of Prop 8), we were at my brother’s wedding in the Bay Area. Continue reading

I fight because I’m pissed off and I’m not going to put up with it anymore.

I fight because I’m pissed off and I’m not going to put up with it anymore.

I fight because my children stood up.

I fight because — after I taught my growing children about equality and fairness and standing up for what is good and right — my children stood up.  As straight-but-not-narrow teenagers, they went to California with their church group to protest Prop 8.  And when they came back, they came to talk to the adults in the congregation, and said (and I paraphrase), “We are standing up. Continue reading