The Basics




Sydney, Australia

About Me

About Me

I’m an American expatriate living in Australia with my partner, Desiree (who is a frequent Autostraddle lurker). I like video games, science fiction, swimming and travelling.

Check All That Apply

Queer, Genderqueer


non-practicing Unitarian

Relationship Status


What I Like

Favorite Books

Always Coming Home (Ursula Le Guin), House of Leaves (Mark Z. Danielewski), The Left Hand of Darkness (Ursula Le Guin), The Hitchhiker’s Guide to the Galaxy (Douglas Adams – I put this here because there’s no place for “favorite radio play”)

Favorite Queer Books

The Nearest Exit May Be Behind You (S. Bear Bergman)

Favorite Movies

Moon, The Adventures of Buckaroo Banzai Across the 8th Dimension, UHF

Favorite Documentaries

Don’t really watch ’em

Favorite TV Shows

Firefly, Battlestar Galactica (excepting the last season), Star Trek: The Next Generation, Babylon 5, Skins (UK)

Favorite Music

Lemon Jelly, Lamb, Bent, Portishead, “Awesome”, etc.

Favorite Sandwich

Beetroot, carrot, avocado and cheese on whole wheat bread

Favorite Thing to Autostraddle

my wife :3

Favorite Quotes

“Wherever you go, there you are.” – Buckaroo Banzai

Favorite Thing on Autostraddle.com

Rachel’s political musings, Riese’s recaps

Favorite Writers

Ursula Le Guin, Philip K. Dick, Charles Stross