Plunkett
Tammy Plunkett

Author. Advocate. Advisor.

 

Author. Advocate. Advisor.

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Author

Author

The written word is my life’s blood. Reading is my inhalation and writing is my exhalation. My survival depends on finding a balance between both. I don’t always get that balance right! If you are someone who loves to curl up with a good book or blog and a cup of tea, you are in the right place. Introverts are welcome here.

Advocate

Advocate

While the world is progressing in some areas, other areas such as transgender equality still need the loud voices of allies that stand up for human rights for all. I invite you to be that loud voice with me as we effect change in our communities. As a member of the Airdrie Pride Executive Board, I lead our Parenting with Pride monthly meetings to empower families with children and youth who identify as LGBTQ.

Advisor

Advisor

Your child just came out to you as transgender. Now what? You want to protect your child and do the very best for them, and you also have a hundred questions and feel a dozen emotions all at once. I know, I was in your shoes four years ago. Allow me to use my personal experience and skills as a certified life coach to help guide you to a more peaceful process.

Advisor

Advisor

Your child just came out to you as transgender. Now what? You want to protect your child and do the very best for them, and you also have a hundred questions and feel a dozen emotions all at once. I know, I was in your shoes four years ago. Allow me to use my personal experience and skills as a certified life coach to help guide you to a more peaceful process.

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From Trans Rights to a Romance Novel?

From Trans Rights to a Romance Novel?

  Believe it or not, it’s actually not that big of a leap to go from advocating for parents of transgender kids to writing a romantic medical suspense novel—well, not for me. While my passion for transgender rights is not waning by any stretch of the imagination,...

Children and Body Ownership

Children and Body Ownership

“It’s too late for the doctor to see you now. She has another meeting to go to. But we do feel bad that you came all this way.” The nurse said in her gentle tone carrying the slightest hint of accusation for being late. Or maybe I just imagined it. “We were going to...

We must stop shaming allies

We must stop shaming allies

It is no secret that we live in divided times. No matter what topic comes up, there is usually a very stark delineation between good and bad, right and wrong, us and them. You see it everywhere from Apple and Android to political parties. Sadly, you also see it within...