My cisgendered heteronormative baby sister (pharmaceutical sales rep & overall medical/math brain) inspired me to watch Grey’s Anatomy around the third season or so. Sara Ramirez’s character Callie had me hooked as she went from a healthy (for American TV)...

Born as Paul Tracy Cherry, I had been pondering a legal name change for several years. I spelled Quan this way to honor my soul (vowels represent the soul in Numerology). When the Washington State Magistrate asked the reason why I...