Author: Ash Brockwell

Posted on: March 31, 2019 Posted by: Ash Brockwell Comments: 0

A poem for Transgender Day of Visibility

                  ‘unbeingdead isn’t beingalive’ – e. e. cummings, from ’72 poems’   I wonder if every trans person has one of ‘those’ moments – a moment when they realise, beyond a shadow of a doubt, that they’re trans?  For some, it might …

Posted on: October 10, 2018 Posted by: Ash Brockwell Comments: 0

Why it’s time to change the conversation about transgender suicide

Suicidal thinking in trans people is not inevitable.  It’s not hard-wired into our brains.  It’s a consequence of growing up in a society that dictates to us how males and females are supposed to look and behave – and erases non-binary people altogether.   It’s a result of having our talents and our potential systematically ignored.

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