Juli’s coming out story is about coming into her body and how she trained herself to be a lesbian.
Juli’s story was part of a group of stories recorded on Salt Spring Island, partially sponsored by GLOSSI (Gays and Lesbians of Salt Spring Island). The group was renamed and is now DIASSI Diverse and Inclusive Salt Spring Island.
John talks about how he overcame the bullying he suffered early in life and offers a positive and hopeful approach to life.
John’s story was part of a group of stories recorded on Salt Spring Island, partially sponsored by GLOSSI (Gays and Lesbians of Salt Spring Island). The group was renamed and is now DIASSI – Diverse and Inclusive Salt Spring Island.
Everett is a trans guy who talks about the complexities of gender expression and queerness, of power dynamics and discrimination, educating his original family and finding comfort in his chosen family.
Evertt’s story was part of a series of videos collected at Vancouver Pride in 2012. This series was partially sponsored by Qmunity in Vancouver.
Jordan is a transgendered man. He has worked in a number of queer service organizations and is a queer activist. Jordan’s story describes his coming out and transitioning processes.
Captain is a GenderQueer person who has done educational and therapeutic work in the queer community for many years. Captain was one of the original organizers of the social/support group, Creating Connections, which was the inspiration for onmyplanet.ca. More recently, Captain is a Somatic Sex Educator, Anti-Violence Worker, and poet. They can be found at: captainsnowdon.ca
Thank-you Captain for all that you do.