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A Suitable Birthday Present: Off With His Tits

On the 19th of October 2016 I kissed goodbye to some moderate nuisances which have dogged my life since around 1994, and my internal life has settled from boiling discomfort to “mild simmer” for about the first time since then. 665 more words

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Glad I Got That Off My Chest! 

​Two years and two days! I can’t believe it has been that long since I finally had one of the most important surgeries in my life. 284 more words

Transition

6 months after top surgery

A couple of days ago, something suddenly dawned on me:  It finally clicked why things weren’t looking too good in terms of symmetry.  I previously had not paid attention, but my rib cage is actually fairly uneven.   734 more words

Genderqueer

One Week Post-Op: Reveal

Yesterday was the day!  First, I could finally take a T shot after over three weeks without.  Then, I had my appointment to take off the huge stack of bandages I had wrapped around my chest and got to see my results for the first time.   778 more words

FTM

Body, I'm sorry. I love you.

Dear Body,

I am sorry. I am so sorry. I am sorry for how I have treated you over the years. For how I have taken my emotional pain out on you by cutting your skin, neglecting your needs, and not appreciating you. 1,188 more words

Top surgery and book thoughts

I have several half started blog entries sitting in my saved file folder. They deal with a range of things from personal to political. However, 2016 has been a rough year, so it was hard finishing any of them. 1,010 more words

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