Set the GPS to 5 miles backaways. We’re making progress on the nonbinary front, even if the entire route is detours. We talk to comedian Abby Wambaugh about what it means to be nonbinary while your kids call you “Mommy.” Plus, Biz celebrates!
Check out Abby Wambaugh’s outstanding audio piece “Mombinary” at Transom.org. Find out more about Abby and her standup comedy at her website, www.abbywambaugh.com. Follow Abby on Twitter @AbbyWambaugh and on Instagram @abbywambaugh.
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Therapy for Black Girls – Therapyforblackgirls.com
Dr. Jessica Clemmens – https://www.askdrjess.com
BLH Foundation – borislhensonfoundation.org
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One Bad Mother is a comedy podcast hosted by Biz Ellis about motherhood and how unnatural it sometimes is. We aren’t all magical vessels!
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