Welcome to Graying Rainbows: A Podcast Community

GR 05 Bonnie Dye: Every Story has Twists and Turns

Graying Rainbows is a place where you can share your StoryGraying Rainbows was conceived as a podcast community where people can share their stories of coming out LGBT+ later in life. Up until now my guests have been authors and other public figures, but website designer Bonnie Dye has graciously agreed to share her personal story as a model for other...

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GR 04 Rick Clemons from “Life Uncloseted”

Author of "Frankly my dear, I'm GayThis week's guest is Rick Clemons, host of the Life Uncloseted podcast. Rick is a life coach who works with gay men on their coming out journeys. Recently he has expanded his work to include helping people of diverse backgrounds escape from the closets that hold them back.In this episode Rick reflects on the fact that...

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GR 03 Erica Anderson

Exploring Transgender issues This week's guest Dr. Erica Anderson is an experienced psychologist who transitioned in her 50's and now helps transgender and non-binary youth in San Francisco. She shares her personal story but also helps us understand some of the current terminology including the difference between gender and sexuality.Links:Dr. Anderson's...

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GR 01 Historian Lillian Faderman explores “The Gay Revolution”

The Early Days: 1948- Stonewall (1969) Lillian Faderman's comprehensive history The Gay Revolution: The Story of the Struggle takes us from 1948 through the US Supreme Court decision that legalized Gay marriage in 2015. But for the first episode of Graying Rainbows we tried to focus on the events before Stonewall. Post WW2 was a very difficult time to be Gay in America...

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