Miriam Suzanne

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Trans Interviews & Photography

on Transilient

“The project attempts to humanize, educate and destroy the assumption that trans folks are solely defined by their physical experience. We aim to weave transgender lives into the overall human experience instead of merely focusing on the transition.”

America Heard: Transitions

in transition

My friend Maureen Maloney asked to document my reaction to the 2016 election, as part of the America Heard film series…

Denver Quarterly: Adaptation

in riding sidesaddle*

This month’s Denver Quarterly features side-by-side excerpts from my novel, Riding SideSaddle*, and the Buntport play 10 Myths on the Proper Application of Beauty Products which was based on it.

Justice [Under Construction]

I’m still reeling from this year of insults, a traumatizing campaign turned traumatic election. I’m not sad about a contest lost, but what those results mean for real people around me. 2016 is over, but 2017 is going to be even harder.

Some Clarifications on Trans Language

in transition

There’s a lot of language that gets thrown around, but much of it comes loaded with over-simplified baggage and misconceptions. Here are a few that have been on my mind – from gender identity to biological sex, transition, passing, and visibility.

2016 True West Award

in riding sidesaddle*

An award I’m happy to share with my amazing collaborators in Buntport Theater & Teacup Gorilla.

Some Kind of Resistance Tour, 2017

in riding sidesaddle*

It’s been a month since our country pseudo-elected a bigoted blow-hard for president. I’m heading to DC to protest his inauguration in January, visit friends, and go on a mixed-media resistance tour…

Loops in CSS Preprocessors

on CSS Tricks

A look at what loops can do, and how to use them in the major CSS preprocessors: Sass, Less, and Stylus. Each language provides a unique syntax, but they all get the job done.

Versioning Show [Episode 8]

I joined Tim Evko and M. David Green for the new SitePoint podcast — The Versioning Show to talk about Sass, web toolkits, finding your voice, and writing what you learn.

Estrogentrification: Jordan Wieleba

I look in the mirror and see a person looking back at me every day, a person I didn’t necessarily think I’d ever see. I like that person. I genuinely like that person. I like the way she holds herself. I like the confidence you can see behind her muted green eyes. She has seen me at my worst and she has seen me at my best. She is a person that makes me happy and I am so thrilled I get to spend the rest of my life with her. I wish everyone could look into that mirror.

— Jordan Wieleba, The Happiest Place on Earth