Author Archives: fliponymous

About fliponymous

Bisexual activist, thinker, writer, husband, father, Licensed Professional Counselor.

Monday I received 3 vaccinations. Tuesday woke up autistic.

Monday I received three vaccinations: influenza, hepatitis B, and tetanus. Tuesday I woke up autistic. The tetanus was so if I cut myself on a rusty bit of metal while digging in the dirt planting something I don’t die horribly. … Continue reading

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Gay, Lesbian, ________, and Transgender, revisited

Dateline yesterday, MPR.  Newsreader in a story about, I believe, employment law mentions that there are issues for “gay, lesbian, and transgender people”. So I’m definitely not straight.  Ask anyone who knows me.  But for me to use the word … Continue reading

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Textbook Bi

(Key rattles in lock. Cue sound effect of rusty door squeak.  Sound of electronic broadcast equipment warming up.) Howdy! Been a while, which I will talk about at our next meeting.  Right now, I have something short to get off … Continue reading

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Dear Dave, or, Ally Follies Part Not Again

I just saw Dave Chappelle’s new shows.  Now, I think Dave is great.  He takes on race and society in transgressive and effective ways.  As a White person who tries to be an ally to People of Color, there are … Continue reading

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The Value Of Two Cents, or, I’m Dealing With My Own Change So You Can Keep Yours

(This began on Facebook. The question was a real question.) You know what I can live without? “Although this is an internal discussion within a marginalized community I am not a member of, here’s my 2 cents!” We already know … Continue reading

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My Corpse Will Not Be Your Movement’s Foundation

Originally posted on An Odd Rey:
     Coming into an all day Bi+ Institute, where seconds before people in the room had been talking about how the Bi+ community, how the terms, bi,bisexual, and biromantic had at times saved…

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Now in private practice

Howdy! I’ve just opened my own private psychotherapy practice here in Saint Cloud, MN. Details are available on Psychology Today as well as a bunch of other places online, including my website. Here’s some information. Queer focused — bi, trans, … Continue reading

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