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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

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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


Book Review: The Disenchanting of Princess Cerridwen by @annathepiper

The Disenchanting of Princess Cerridwen by Angela Korra’ti – 5 stars

On a night when wild magic erupts and sweeps through the city of the Athoden Clan, the princess and shieldmaiden Cerridwen finds herself transformed into a man, and that none among her people remember her true self. 212 more words

Book Review

Masturbating Away My Self-Loathing

content note: Description of how I experience body dysphoria which includes details of the self-harm desires it produces. References to how I masturbate.

My relationship with my body has always been strained at best. 777 more words