Mycroft Masada is a nonbinary trans and queer Jewish leader with 30 years of experience who moved to Gaithersburg, Maryland (Montgomery County near Washington DC) from their lifelong home of Boston in 2014. A TransEpiscopal Steering Committee member and former Congregation Am Tikva board member, Mycroft is particularly called to pursue LGBTQ+ and fat justice, and is an advocate, organizer, consultant, educator, trainer, writer and artist. They are married to Julia McCrossin, the mas(s)culine fatshion blogger, and with her they co-parent a dogter. Their central online home is

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Wednesday, April 6, 2011

The Crossing's & Transcriptions' Open Mic Night is also TOMORROW!

The Crossing and Transcriptions are co-hosting another open mic night – and it’s also TOMORROW! This is part of Transgender Faith Action Week, the centerpiece of the faith campaign for the Transgender Equal Rights Bill. ICTE and its partners MTPC, Keshet and MassEquality thank The Crossing and Transcriptions for co-organizing this special event, and wish all involved an enjoyable and meaningful evening.

The Crossing is a faith community at the Cathedral Church of Saint Paul (Episcopal; Transcriptions is Boston’s trans and queer open mic (

The Crossing's & Transcriptions' Open Mic Night
Thursday, April 7th, 2011
7:30 - 10:00 p.m.
The Cathedral Church of Saint Paul
138 Tremont Street ~ Boston, MA

MBTA – Park Street station (Red & Green Lines; Orange Line by underground concourse from Downtown Crossing station)
Parking – on-street or Common Garage
Accessibility -- down a set of stairs, no elevator

Sliding-scale admission $5-10 -- benefits The Crossing's Queer & Allied Youth
Retreat (May) Bake sale -- benefits Transcriptions

MC -- Erika Musicmaker
Featured performer -- Kevin Vetiac, personal narrative in word and song; accompaniment -- Issac Everett and Penny Larson

Contact --

The Crossing's Facebook event:
Transcriptions' Facebook event:

Come and perform, all performers are welcome! Slam a poem, sing a song, read a journal entry, dance, drum, express yourself in any way, whether about trans/queer issues or not. Non-performers are warmly welcomed: just come, support several a good causes, and enjoy the entertainment! This is a safe space for queer, trans, and allied folks of any faith, or of no faith.

MTPC's Lawyers For Transgender Rights event is TOMORROW!

The Massachusetts Transgender Political Coalition's 2nd annual Lawyers For Transgender Rights event is TOMORROW!
Everyone 21+ is welcome -- you don't need to be a lawyer, law student, etc.

I'll be there and am very much looking forward to it, especially as I wasn't able to attend last year. I've donated a piece of my artwork to the silent auction.

Lawyers For Transgender Rights
Thursday, April 7th, 2011
5:30 - 11:00 p.m.
Club Cafe
209 Columbus Avenue ~ Boston
All guests must be 21+

Keynote Speaker ~ Attorney General Martha Coakley
Live Music ~ Urban Myth

Join us for a cocktail party and support a worthy cause at the same time. Lawyers for Transgender Rights will bring together lawyers, law students, law firms, legal organizations, bar associations, and law schools to network and to support MTPC's important work on behalf of the transgender community.

Ticket prices:
Admission -- $65*
Non-profit/gov't/small firm -- $35*
Student -- $15
*Includes a complimentary drink ticket; additional drink tickets can be purchased at the event.
New monthly sustainers who commit to supporting MTPC's work with a monthly financial contribution for 1 year will receive 1 ticket to LTR.

MTPC website page:

Facebook event:

Questions? Liz Monnin-Browder --