Representation Matters

Why I’m Writing a Queer Trans Main Character

Representation in TV and Movies is Starting to Suck a Little Less (But It Still Often Sucks)

What About Literature?

That Brings Us to My Character

Attitudes Toward Better Representation are Changing, Just Not Quickly.

Transphobic Narratives are Going Away Very Slowly

Changing the Narrative, One Character at a Time

Novel(ist) in Progress

First person account documenting my experiences as a first…

Janelle Annemarie Heideman

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Educator, writer, LGBTQ+ advocate, avid reader. Novelist in progress. Website: http://janelleswritemind.com/ Empowering the LGBTQ+ community one word at a time.

Novel(ist) in Progress

First person account documenting my experiences as a first time novelist and the lessons I learn along the way, from first idea to published work. I also invite all first-time novelists to submit their stories. What have you done so far? What have you learned?

Janelle Annemarie Heideman

Written by

Educator, writer, LGBTQ+ advocate, avid reader. Novelist in progress. Website: http://janelleswritemind.com/ Empowering the LGBTQ+ community one word at a time.

Novel(ist) in Progress

First person account documenting my experiences as a first time novelist and the lessons I learn along the way, from first idea to published work. I also invite all first-time novelists to submit their stories. What have you done so far? What have you learned?

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