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Thoughts on Coming Out

It’s National Coming Out Day, and it has got me thinking about my status as pseudo-out.  I don’t own a Legalize Trans* t-shirt, my name is not attached to this blog, and I do not tell everyone I know that … Continue reading

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Gender Identity Disorder and the “real-life experience”

I stumbled across a post by a trans woman discussing the beginning of her “real-life experience,” a former requirement for some medical treatments involved in transitioning.  The WPATH (World Professional Association for Transgender Health) Standards of Care (SOC) still require … Continue reading

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My Year Was a Breeze When Compared to the Labours of Hercules

In about two and a half weeks, I will hit the one-year anniversary of my “official” self-realization/pseudo-coming out. Okay, I literally just wrote that sentence, and even I am not one-hundred percent sure what it means.  But whatever, it’s going … Continue reading

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Reckoning with the Past, Reckoning with the Future

My family and friends are all in different stages when it comes to settling with my new name/pronouns and changing how they think of me.  I’ve noticed that most people have a lot of trouble when referring to me in … Continue reading

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5 Month Update

Hello!  I hit five months on T at the end of June.  The update is a little delayed. Voice clip here: 110627 20 Weeks And the first clip: 110125 Pre-T I haven’t been very good at updating recently.  Things got really crazy … Continue reading

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Unexpected Aspects of My Transition

I would try to tell you that I’m writing another post as penance for my months of lackluster blogging, but, truly, I’m just desperate to avoid doing my homework. That being said, I have been thinking about what I expected … Continue reading

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In Defense of Gaming

When video games come up in conversation, I tend to joke that I am a “recovered gamer.”  I never felt – and still do not feel – that I was ever addicted to gaming, but it certainly took up a … Continue reading

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