Category Archives: Homepage posts

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Orlando

Date posted: June 13, 2016

By now we know the bare bones details. Twenty nine year old American, Omar Mateen entered the Orlando, FL nightclub … View Complete Article »

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Truths in Pride Storytelling

Date posted: June 3, 2016

Last night I had an absolute blast doing my second storytelling event at Var Gallery & Studios.  The event was … View Complete Article »

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On the Record Podcast

Date posted: May 20, 2016

I was super honored to be this week’s guest on MilwaukeeRecord.com’s “On the Record” podcast.  Host Tyler Maas and I … View Complete Article »

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I Visited a BDSM Dungeon!

Date posted: May 8, 2016

    Recently, my wife and I were wandering the Logan Square neighborhood of Chicago. Amongst the antique stores, nail … View Complete Article »

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9 Films Featuring Trans* Actors You Should See

Date posted: April 29, 2016

At this year’s Academy Awards, Focus Features’ film “The Danish Girl”, based on the life of transgender pioneer Lili Elbe, … View Complete Article »

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THIS should be the Christian Response to Trans Folks

Date posted: April 28, 2016

I came across this article today that really captures the heart of what I feel like most Christians and religious … View Complete Article »

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How to Deal with Bigoted Family Members

Date posted: April 11, 2016

Dear Ashley, Any advice for how to deal with bigoted and close minded family members? It’s a struggle for me! … View Complete Article »

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A Worse Place to Be

Date posted: March 24, 2016

On Wednesday North Carolina’s lawmakers and Gov. Pat McCrory rushed into a law a bill which blocks local governments from … View Complete Article »

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The Harm Against Trans Youth

Date posted: March 23, 2016

Every day my online newsfeed is filled with reports about conservative attempts at discrimination against trans folks.  Often times the … View Complete Article »

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Trans Healthcare or a Lack Thereof

Date posted: March 15, 2016

When I was first dealing with being transgender, I was 21 years old, in college, and nearly failing out because … View Complete Article »

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31 Trans* Women You Should Know (Besides Caitlyn Jenner & Laverne Cox)

Date posted: March 10, 2016

Hey everybody!  March is Women’s History Month and March 31st happens to be this years’ Transgender Day of Visibility, so … View Complete Article »

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Goings On

Date posted: February 10, 2016

Hey TLP fans, I’ve been keeping busy so far this year.  This past month I’ve been helping my friends who … View Complete Article »

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How to Love Being a Non-Passing Trans Woman

Date posted: January 16, 2016

Kai Cheng Thom wrote this piece for everydayfeminism.com and I love it.  I love it’s message.  We all (well, probably … View Complete Article »

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Happy 2016!

Date posted: January 3, 2016

Hi TLP fans, I hope everyone had a great holiday season and fabulous 2015.  I’ve got some big plans for … View Complete Article »

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10 Year Tranniversary

Date posted: August 6, 2015

In August of 2005, Facebook had a measly 1 million users and people still used MySpace as their social networking … View Complete Article »

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Frameline Voices

Date posted: May 26, 2015

I am very excited to announce that my films Playing With Gender and Whatever Suits You are now being digitally … View Complete Article »

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Something Old, Something New

Date posted: May 6, 2015

Back in 2005, I was a recent film school graduate and dealing with tremendous amount of transition-related stuff like coming … View Complete Article »

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Women of the Sundance Film Festival

Date posted: February 5, 2015

Check out this excellent list of female filmmakers at this year’s Sundance Film Festival. http://hollywomen.com/shorts-sundance-women/ View Complete Article »

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“Something Must Break”

Date posted: October 17, 2014

I am pleased to announce that Tall Lady Pictures is a community co-sponsor for this year’s Milwaukee LGBT Film/Video Festival!  … View Complete Article »

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Happy Anniversary to Me!

Date posted: October 1, 2014

Hey everyone! Today marks the 1-year anniversary of my gender confirmation surgery. It’s a little crazy for me to think … View Complete Article »

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An Evening with Filmmaker Ashley Altadonna

Date posted: July 23, 2014

Title: An Evening with Filmmaker Ashley Altadonna Location: Milwaukee LGBT Community Center Link out: Click here Description: Spend an engaging … View Complete Article »

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“My Gender Isn’t For You to Decide”

Date posted: July 13, 2014

Hey Friends, As usual it’s been WAY too long. I’m trying to be better I swear! To hopefully make amends … View Complete Article »

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6 Months Post-Op

Date posted: April 10, 2014

Hey Everyone, It’s been too long, and I have no good excuses for my absence. My life has been in … View Complete Article »

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Not Being One of the Good Ones

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I can’t begin to tell you how awesome this article is.  Thanks to writer and Iraq War vet Vivian Taylor … View Complete Article »

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A-gender Teen Set on Fire

Date posted: November 8, 2013

A Bay Area teen, Luke Sasha Fleishman, was set on fire while ze slept on a bus! While details are … View Complete Article »

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