It’s out! Check out Mey’s essay in “Becoming Dangerous: Witchy Femmes, Queer Conjurers, and Magical Rebels” Find it on Amazon or your local indie bookstore.


Mey Rude is a writer, consultant, speaker, trans woman, Latina, and pop culture aficionado based in Los Angeles. You can find her writing at, Autostraddle, Remezcla, OUT, and many other places.

Rude has been one of the leading trans journalists in Queer Womens Media for over six years. For three of those years she guided the transgender content at the GLAAD Award winning website as the site’s Trans Editor. She’s known for queer comics column Drawn to Comics, her writing and speaking on trans and Latinx representation, especially in all-ages media and comics, and for her writing on body positivity and sex. She has worked as a consultant on several best selling and award winning comic books and novels and has appeared on and moderated panels at several conventions and university programs.