Hi, I'm Marlo Mack.  I’m a single mom raising a young transgender daughter. We live in Seattle. 

With my daughter's help, I produce How to Be a Girl, an audio podcast about our life together and the challenges we face. 

I also write a blog,  www.gendermom.com. You can learn a lot more about us there.  Or you can watch this cartoon I made about how our story began.

In 2017, How to Be a Girl was a Peabody Finalist, and was honored with a Webby Award and selected as the 'Best International Podcast' by the British Podcast Awards. (We're still trying to process all this...)

HTBAG is a proud member of a scrappy little collective of independent podcasters called The Heard. They produce some amazing stories and I hope you'll check them out:

Interested in supporting this podcast? You can make teeny-tiny donations at this website.  There's also a little cartoon I made that you can watch - even if you don't donate a penny!

Marlo Mack is a pseudonym.  I want to let my daughter decide - when she's a bit older - who gets to know that she's transgender. So I'm keeping our identities private for now.  I hope you will understand and respect that.

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