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meet the creators

Boston Bostian is a poet/writer who received an under-graduate creative writing degree from the University of Houston. He was a founding creator, and though he's since moved on to other projects like genderpedia.net and Define:Transition, he's a huge supporter and continues to inspire the main character.

Mel Reiff Hill makes

pictures (among other things).

They have an art degree from

Rice University, and do all web design, graphics, and art for the GENDER book Project in between freelance web and graphic design jobs. Mel also works on the book's content, words, and vision.

Follow their work at


Jay Mays

received a Bachelor of Arts

in creative writing from the University

of Houston in 2002 and has stayed

engaged as a community organizer. Jay is

usually elbow-deep in at least one safe-space-building project or another, including writing and performing, producing community-sponsored radio, educating about healthy sexuality, advocating for access to health care, and creating teams to

support LGBTQ community spaces. As co-author and chief editor for the GENDER book,

Jay can’t wait to use this new tool with

communities everywhere!

Robin Mack has been managing lots of colorful hats in the project such as:

marketing, community involvement,

wellness coach, and drag performer.

Robin also is a full time Massage

Therapist and Yoga instructor for all


email robin

community relations

inspiration & booklet writer

artist & co-author

co-author & editor

And YOU! Check our community tab for more ways you can get involved or contact us to join the team.






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Psst...! Did you know

All the creators are also skilled public speakers? We would love to talk to your class, office, or group about gender!  contact us for rates & details!