Writing

Trans+: Love, Sex, Romance, and Being You

By Kathryn Gonzales and Karen Rayne

Elle is a published contributor to Trans+, under the name E. Learn more about the book here.

The Impact of Community Bail Funds on Racial Disparities in Case Outcomes

For their AP Research class, Elle conducted a year-long independent research project on the effects that relief provided by community bail funds can have on racial disparities in sentencing results. You can view or download the paper below.

The Impact of Community Bail Funds on Racial Disparities in Case Outcomes.pdf
Elle sits on a railing that is adorned by a large pride flag in front of the Texas Capitol.

First Place: Austin Pride Essay Contest 2018

Elle's 2018 Austin Pride Essay Contest win awarded them the opportunity to speak at the Stonewall Rally at the Texas Capitol. They are mentioned in this article about the event. Read their essay below.

The Fire That Warms the World.pdf

First Place: Austin Pride Essay Contest 2017

We're Here, We're Queer; Now Include Us.pdf

First Place: Deirdre Furr Essay Contest 2017

242 Won't Do.pdf