Dear Allie is the pen name of Focus Mid-South’s advice columnist, Sarah Rutledge Fischer. Allie has great ideas for solving all kinds of issues whether they be for LGBTQ persons or allies.
by Sarah Rutledge Fischer Dear Allie, My husband and I have a wonderful 16-year-old daughter who was born biologically male. She was clear about
by Joan Allison Dear Allie, I’m about to attend the wedding of my good friend’s daughter and will be part of the celebrations outside
by Sarah Rutledge Fischer Dear Allie, I grew up in a very conservative family where any deviance from traditional gender roles was considered unnatural
by Sarah Rutledge Fischer Dear Allie, I’m a single transwoman in my 30s. I haven’t really dated since before I started transitioning, but I’m
by Sarah Rutledge Fischer Dear Allie, My husband and I have a dispute that I hope you can settle. We are both healthy HIV+
by Sarah Rutledge Fischer Dear Allie, My son recently moved back to town, and it’s wonderful to have him near. An added bonus is that