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Amazing Gays: The Early Years - Part 1

“Amazing Gays is proud to introduce our first transgender guest, Michelle Sheppard.

Raised in the bible belt of middle America, Michelle’s journey to realise her gender identity was fraught with many challenges. 30 more words


On Names and Knowledge

In the back of a small notebook, following pages of field notes and hastily- scrawled interview transcripts, there is a map. The map is one that I drew on the first day I arrived in Southern Shan state. 1,084 more words


Gay for you

John (my husband) and I were having a discussion about the origins of sexuality. Were we really born this way?

He was telling me about a story he’d read where a straight guy had a roommate that he’d known was gay. 1,145 more words

I had my first VPL session yesterday, I’m getting my facial situation sorted. Having a four’o’clock watermark is hardly very lady like and it causes me great anxiety whenever I’m out or even at home and I catch a glance of myself, basically all day everyday I have issue with it. 600 more words



Stepping from years of stability onto a platform of uncertainty is uncomfortable, and feels a little less like stepping and a little more like jumping off a cliff. 1,087 more words


T15: Doubling Down and why I shouldn't be allowed near the clippers

So, first off, let’s talk about my hair.  After two rather uncomfortable cuts at the beauty school I decided to go back to cutting my own hair.   516 more words