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Wednesday Class: Less Tired This Time

Barre today was challenging: Brienne stepped things up a notch, bringing in changes of body direction in long combinations. I got many, but not all, of them. 671 more words


I hate being trans

I hate being trans. I hate feeling like I don’t fit, I hate how my gender confusion twists in with my bodily dysphoria till I can’t tell one from another. 409 more words

Ripples & Reflections

Grant me the serenity to accept the things i cannot change, the courage to change the things i can and the wisdom to know the difference.

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Naming the Problem

Coming into contact with trans culture gave me language and a framework to describe and make sense of different feelings, sensations and experiences I had. It named a problem and a way to fix it. 2,944 more words

AutoGynephobia & Internalize Misogyny

It’s not only transwomen that TERFS hate. They hate themselves too… the right deed, but for the wrong reason?

As usual my objective insights are all moderated and I was blocked… so I’ll just feature some of my replies here. 44 more words


Growing Up Queer With an Eating Disorder: Part Two

I can’t remember exactly when my eating disorder first emerged, but it happened some time during the fall of 2011.  My eating disorder, which I only recently had diagnosed as atypical anorexia nervosa ( 929 more words


Growing Up Queer With an Eating Disorder

By Andy Menne

Part 1:

It’s so peculiar to me that the older I get, the better I understand my childhood self and how my intrinsic traits compounded with my sociocultural environment to shape the unique experiences and struggles that I’ve dealt with throughout my life. 892 more words