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Access All Areas: Charing Cross station tour

The tube is one of my obsessions, and I’ve already toured the closed Aldwych/Strand station, so I was thrilled to have the chance to tour the disused Jubilee Line platforms of Charing Cross station. 1,068 more words


Self-guided walking tour London: Oxford street, Piccadilly Circus, Buckingham Palace & Big Ben.

London is a big city. Sometimes, when a person is stuck on crowded tube or lost, it can feel oppressively so. However, what a lot of tourists to London tend to forget is that cars, buses, trains and tubes are a fairly modern addition to London’s infrastructure historically speaking. 1,419 more words


Positive thinking

I told Serra at the gender identity clinic about my visit to the post office. She said, perhaps it was a success even though the woman did not complete her transaction. 473 more words

Being Human

Gender counselling III

I feel completely powerless.
-There’s your power, said Serra.
Oh! Yeah.

There’s the hook. Details: I told her I felt completely powerless, and she referred back to an incident I had described. 465 more words

Being Human

London Theatre Direct: Dusty, Charing Cross Theatre - 12/06/2015

Now playing at the Charing Cross Theatre is Dusty, a jukebox musical dedicated to the songs of Dusty Springfield. I went to review it last Friday for London Theatre Direct and you can read what I thought of it below! 34 more words

London Theatre

Yes! Positively Trans!

It is wonderful to be in this loving, supportive environment. I express myself strongly, and others relate to what I say. I am a recluse, I have withdrawn from the world- others relate to that. 596 more words


Really, positively trans

Through the negativity to something positive and beautiful…

Four years ago, I awoke at war. There was my negative, mean-spirited self, and there was a positive, better way of seeing things: love drives out fear. 447 more words