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Sparkler Roundup: What You Wish People Understood About Your Gender

By SparkLifeMay 26, 2016
We asked. You answered. Here is what you wish people understood about your gender, and the topic of gender as a... More  →
Sparkler Roundup: What You Wish People Understood About Your Gender

What Do You Wish People Understood About Your Gender?

By SparkLifeMay 19, 2016
It's a (troublingly) recent phenomenon that trans* and non-binary identities have been spotlighted by mainstream media in a way that promotes social equality for... More  →
What Do You Wish People Understood About Your Gender?

Why Caitlyn Jenner Is My Role Model for 2016

By Kelly HoffmacherFebruary 26, 2016
Unless you spent 2015 living under a rock, you know that a little less than a year ago, Bruce Jenner, Olympic gold... More  →
Why Caitlyn Jenner Is My Role Model for 2016

The 2nd Place Winner of the SparkLife Identity Essay Contest!

By CheyFebruary 5, 2016
A Wild Tale of Gender, Sexual Orientation, and Identity Summer is usually the time of year when you enjoy your vacation from school,... More  →
The 2nd Place Winner of the SparkLife Identity Essay Contest!

Auntie SparkNotes: Am I Genderqueer?

By kat_rosenfieldSeptember 21, 2015
Dear Auntie SparkNotes, I've been a reading your column regularly for probably about a year now, and your advice is continually wonderful. I... More  →
Auntie SparkNotes: Am I Genderqueer?

Auntie SparkNotes: I Came Out as Trans and My BFF Isn't Supportive

By kat_rosenfieldDecember 5, 2014
Hi, Auntie. I was gender fluid for a long time, and I changed my pronouns from "she" to "they." This got a... More  →
Auntie SparkNotes: I Came Out as Trans and My BFF Isn't Supportive

Girl-Centric Video Games We'd Like to See

By Christin GestJuly 8, 2014
GAME ON: According to The Mary Sue, the portion of female game developers has increased to 22% of the total... More  →
Girl-Centric Video Games We'd Like to See

24 Comebacks to "You Throw Like A Girl"

By Monique MadridMay 16, 2014
Thank you! Sorry, I didn't catch that—all I could hear was the sound of wind moving slowly. You know,... More  →
24 Comebacks to "You Throw Like A Girl"

The Anti-Binary Code: Facebook Changes Its Gender Options

By Valerie BurnApril 14, 2014
Many people, and virtually every Disney character ever, identify as male or female. However, there are lots of people that identify as... More  →
The Anti-Binary Code: Facebook Changes Its Gender Options

The Gender-Bending Portraits of JJ Levine

By Becky FerreiraApril 10, 2014
Have you ever wondered what your life would have been like if you were a different gender? JJ Levine's portrait series, "Alone... More  →
The Gender-Bending Portraits of JJ Levine