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Retired college professor of mathematics (PhD in abstract algebra, Oregon). Post-operative trans woman. Poet, digital artist. Former columnist for gay magazine. Now living in Southern California (The Valley).

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Diaries published: 1328 (1 day since last diary on Sat May 02, 2015 at 02:56 PM PDT)

Comments posted: 65352 (0 days since last comment on Sat May 02, 2015 at 08:19 PM PDT)

Diary frequency: frequent

Comment frequency: frequent

Total Recommends: 58858

Total Comment Ratings: 289951

Most Recommended Diary: Not a pretty girl, 582 comments, 473 recommends

People Following rserven: 507

rserven's Most Recent Diaries:

Students at the Salt Lake School for the Performing Arts selected Maka Brown for their prom queen last weekend. Maka is believed to be the first transgender student to be so honored. Maka is a ...
by rserven
Comment Count 9 comments on Sat May 02, 2015 at 02:56 PM PDT with 40 Recommends
Hallmark has a new campaign for Mother's Day, #PutYourHeartToPaper Alex, a transgender man, begins with this: My mom is the most light, bright, positive person I have ever met in my life, and that'...
by rserven
Comment Count 12 comments on Fri May 01, 2015 at 04:04 PM PDT with 21 Recommends
Apparently Pew Research Center didn't want to be left behind in the transgender race, so Sara Kehaulani Goo dug up a survey from 2013 and spelunked in the data contained therein. The online survey ...
by rserven
Comment Count 14 comments on Thu Apr 30, 2015 at 04:00 PM PDT with 19 Recommends
New York is one of only three states which protect people from discrimination on the basis of sexual orientation but not on the basis of gender identity. The other two are Wisconsin and New ...
by rserven
Comment Count 7 comments on Wed Apr 29, 2015 at 04:00 PM PDT with 12 Recommends
One thing the Bruce Jenner interview accomplished for the transgender community that we can point to as perhaps most important was bringing our plight to the forefront of local awareness. Across ...
by rserven
Comment Count 34 comments on Tue Apr 28, 2015 at 04:00 PM PDT with 27 Recommends
The Interview last night was...not a disaster. There was some doubt about that running up to the occasion. But Bruce did okay, for the most part. I mean, I could have written some o the words she ...
by rserven
Comment Count 25 comments on Sat Apr 25, 2015 at 01:00 PM PDT with 31 Recommends

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