How to Be a Girl

How to Be a Girl is an audio podcast I produce about life with my six-year-old transgender daughter. It stars the two of us -- a single mom and a six-year-old "girl with a penis" -- as we attempt together to sort out just what it means to be a girl.

http://www.howtobeagirlpodcast.com/

Eine durchschnittliche Folge dieses Podcasts dauert 17m. Bisher sind 40 Folge(n) erschienen. Alle 3 Wochen erscheint eine Folge dieses Podcasts.

Gesamtlänge aller Episoden: 6 hours 30 minutes

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Episode XXIII: Moving & Marrying, Part II - Won't you be my neighbor?


We've moved.  To the suburbs.  We're getting to know the new neighbors, and we're wondering: Will they accept us here? 

MUSIC CREDITS:  "Glitter" and "Chauncy" by Podington Bear (licensed under CC BY-NC 3.0) and "Bloom" by Jahzzar (licensed under CC BY-SA 4.0).


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 2018-07-31  n/a
 
 

Episode XXII: Moving & Marrying, Part I - The Prince


Did you know there's a wedding coming up, uniting an Englishman with an American bride?  Listen now for ALL the juicy details on this intercontinental couple's forthcoming nuptials! (And hear what my daughter thinks of her soon-to-be stepdad...


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 2018-05-17  12m
 
 

Episode XXI: Going First


In this episode, my daughter and I get to talk with two of our heroes.  Jazz Jennings is a reality TV star, LGBTQ activist, and arguably the most famous transgender teen in the world.  Her mom Jeanette is as brave as they come...


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 2018-05-10  23m
 
 

Episode XX: The Betrayal


Of course I knew this was going to happen eventually.  But that didn't make it any easier when it did. 

Music credits: 

“Chicxuclub” and “Transient” by Podington Bear

“Undaunted” by Kevin MacLeod

“Dormir rien de plus” by Monplaisir


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 2018-04-26  17m
 
 

We're back! Welcome to a new season!


After a pretty lengthy hiatus, we're back!  The first episode of the 2018 season comes out next week.  Here's a little taste of what's to come.  

Music credits:  "Lode Runner" and "Sorrento" by Podington Bear.


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 2018-04-19  n/a
 
 
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 2018-01-15  n/a
 
 

A little girl, a holiday, big news, and... a miracle!


This mini-episode contains: One VERY excited little girl awaiting Santa, news of the big changes coming to our lives, my plans for the future of this podcast, and... a miracle! 

Music credits:

Dee Yan-Key,  "Santa on Tour" (licensed under CC BY-NC-SA 4.0)

Borrtex, "Buying Presents" (licensed under CC BY-NC 4.0)

 


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 2017-12-25  n/a
 
 

When it rains it pours


How can the best of times also be the worst of times? This spring nearly washed me away... but not quite. 

M. tries her hand at TV journalism.

Music credit: David Mumford, “Singing in the Rain (Instrumental)" (licensed under CC BY 4.0)

 


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 2017-07-07  12m
 
 

Episode XIX: Red State Mama


I thought I was pretty brave until I met my counterpart from a red state.

Music credits: "Telling Me So" and "Spring" (instrumental) by St. Paul de Vence  


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 2017-02-22  26m
 
 

A little update from Marlo


This tiny episode is mostly silly, and a little bit serious.  I also have some news.  Plus, cat videos. 

(KUOW is hosting a How to Be a Girl listening party in Seattle on February 26! Reserve a seat at http://kuow...


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 2017-02-18  6m