A gynandromorph butterfly with the transgender pride flag for the front wing and the rainbow pride flag on the rear wing On Servants Wings
Resources and Reflections by Ari Leigh


Identity Quest: A Genderqueer Children's Story

A story of exploration and transformation for those who cannot be confined to a singular expression of gender.

A transcript of this story is part of my Identity Map Activity

As the Deer

A poem exploring the spiritual implications of religious rejection of a God-given identity

Rainbow's Light

A poem lamenting the LGBTQIA youth that are lost to suicide.

Through the Grave

A spiritual autobiography that focuses on the overlaping strands of my early transition and return to Christianity.

Citation: Leigh-Bullard, A. (2014). Through the Grave: A Story of Transition & Resurrection. In Kissing in the Chapel Praying in the Frat House.

A Rainbow of Diamonds

Opposites overlap in this series of diamond shaped poems exploring identity and expectations.

The Crossing

A short story that explores an outcast shaking at the edge of prayer

A Psalm of Gender

Submission to Dreams of the Church for the 2012 General Convention of the Episcopal Church this poem reflects my experience of seeing God in the diversity of gender.

Note: The name, pronouns and identity terms used in this resource reflect historic, not current use