VIDEO! Getting in Bed with Kristin #5: Heartbreak with Special Guest Allison Weiss!

Last week was Valentine's Day, so of course it was a great time to do our Thursday live-hang all about HEARTBREAK... right?! If the lovebirds got Tuesday, I say the brokenhearted deserved Thursday (and their own chocolate and cookies, for the record). I was joined by the amazing Allison Weiss, who has written about a million wonderful songs all about heartbreak, and we dug into all manner of questions -- from getting over your lost love to drawing boundaries to trusting again and moooore.

Join me this Thursday in bed for advice on Coming Out (to yourself)!

Getting In Bed with Kristin: Heartbreak with Special Guest Allison Weiss | February 16, 2017 from autostraddle on Vimeo....

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Kristin is the co-director of A-Camp, CEO and Editor-in-Chief of Everyone Is Gay & My Kid Is Gay, author of This is a Book for Parents of Gay Kids, and co-host of Buffering the Vampire Slayer, a podcast about (you guessed it!) Buffy the Vampire Slayer.

Kristin has written 60 articles for us.