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I’m standing in my mums kitchen, family are all around, but I’m standing alone. I look across and see Jess standing alone too, her cousins running around her in play. 150 more words

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Life Itself

Sometimes in life, you have a moment where life and art seem to intersect perfectly.  I had one of those last week when I saw  1,167 more words

Dear World: Stop Telling Me to "Love My Body" As Is

As a transgender person (or simply put, someone who does not identify with the gender they were assigned at birth), I have made a number of decisions in my life to be more comfortable with my body. 592 more words

Thoughts on Tansgender Lives: Complex Stories, Complex Voices by Kristin Cronn-Mills

This book is a great introduction to the transgender community. It interweaves  stories with information about the transgender community. At times, the book is dry, because it is loaded  with more information than story. 242 more words

Child Advocate Agency Raps Child Welfare Officials

HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) — The state Office of Child Advocate has criticized state child welfare officials for their handling of a transgender girl held at a Connecticut detention center for boys. 125 more words


HRT Week 24 Review

Week: 24

Dose: 4 mg/day estradiol

Weight: 179 lbs.

Physical: Continued nipple tenderness. Tired.

Emotional: A cousin of mine died yesterday. She’s the first to pass from my family’s generation, so that has been making me feel sad and reflective. 341 more words


Back to the present

So finally it’s present day in my blog,
You may be wondering about Jake? Well he’s had his follow up appointment with the surgeon and top surgery is scheduled for the beginning of September, so I’ve booked time off work to allow me to be at home that first week for him. 312 more words

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