Ashley D'Souza

Ashley D'Souza

Ashley D’Souza is a writer, photographer and musician based in Boston. You can find them in the woods and at

How Birdwatching Helped Me Find My Queer Community — and Myself

The first bird I ever identified by ear was a northern mockingbird. At the time, I couldn’t anticipate how one bird would shape my life, help me understand my identity and grow my community.The northern mockingbird, a nondescript looking gray [...]