National Coming Out Day: Honoring Matthew Shepard

11th October, 2017

Today on National Coming Out Day, I would like to pay tribute to an important LGBTQ icon. I keep Matthew Shepard close to my heart because he was an out young man in an environment that was not gay and lesbian-friendly, and he paid for it …

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Lisa On Tour!

27th September, 2017

I’m coming to San Francisco and Vancouver in October to read from my books and meet with students! The San Francisco event is open to the public. Join me: WHERE: San Francisco Public Library, Hormel Center WHEN: Tuesday, October 10th, 6pm  

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11th September, 2017

Everybody is feeling today in a different way. Being divided won’t solve a problem. Let’s look for solutions as we mourn those we lost.

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VIDEO: Girls Who Surf, Then and Now

31st August, 2017

  Surfing is at the heart of Nani’s story and even though the HONEY GIRL series is set in the 1970s, girls who surf face sexism in the sport even today. Earlier this year, I sat down in Honolulu for an interview with Hula Girl …

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