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Make sure you eat well, because it’ll all pass
You’ll be able to fall asleep like you did before
I pray from the bottom of my heart…

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Tomboys, Trans Folks, and the Times

Earlier this week an interesting op-ed appeared in the New York Times entitled “My Daughter is not Transgender. She’s a Tomboy.” In it, Lisa Selin Davis, a mother and young adult novelist, details her child’s interactions with adults who are confused about her gender. 1,161 more words

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In response and support of the New York Times article, “My Daughter Is Not Transgender. She’s a Tomboy” by Lisa Selin Davis:

“No dresses, no pink, no polka-dots, no bows,” I rattle off to my mom. 733 more words


The Tomboy Stereotype

There has been a stereotype around for a while that says that if a girl is a tomboy then that must mean that she will be a lesbian. 215 more words

REVIEW: Tomboy (2011)

The French independent film Tomboy (2011) follows a ten year old girl named Laure who has questioned gender her entire life, and always desired to fit in with the boys. 1,183 more words


It’s not so much that I have nothing good to share with anyone irl. I’ve just been unappreciated for so long that I’m not inclined to share those sides of me anymore. 13 more words