Lately, I’m working on …

A project exploring adoption and how we can build relationships across the adoption triangle. Has your life been touched by adoption? I’d like to hear from you. Drop me a note at lura { at }

Cover of Life Beyond My Body: A transgender journey to manhood in China

Available at Now

And we just found out Life Beyond My Body is a Lambda Literary finalist

Huh. Wasn’t expecting that, but what a cool honor! If you want a copy, Life Beyond My Body: A Transgender Journey to Manhood is available at Transgress Press or

Meanwhile …

I’m still posting the occasional Charlie Stop-It story on my Facebook page and if you need me for anything else, I can be reached at 503-630-6196 or lura { at }