For LGBTQIA+ entrepreneurs and small business owners there are an array of themes here that will ring true; mentorship, nurturing, forming teams, building community and families in different ways, and taking unconventional paths.

Roxane Gay is Not Concerned About Age

Writer Roxane Gay and her wife Debbie still haven’t decided if they’ll have children. But instead of feeling pressured by the choice (or by the clock), Roxane finds freedom in their options and sees many ways to parent.

Chasten Buttigieg’s Call Finally Came

Author Chasten Buttigieg always wanted to be a father, but wasn’t sure it was possible for him as a gay man. After his husband Pete Buttigieg’s presidential campaign ended, they embarked on another challenging journey: adoption.

Jessica Rose Loves her Child, but not Motherhood

Content creator Jessica Rose built a brand around talking about motherhood online – specifically the parts she doesn’t like about it. And she’s come to realize that regretting parenthood doesn’t necessarily make you a bad parent.

Sasha Velour Wants to Be a Drag Sibling, Not a Drag Mother

In many ways, Drag Superstar Sasha Velour’s Drag Mothers were her grandmas, who encouraged her exploration of drag at a young age. The lessons she learned from them inform her approach to mentoring other drag queens today.