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A Thank You

I would like to take a moment to talk about my family.  I don’t know that I’ve gone into a lot of specifics about my family on this blog.  But family truly is a huge part of my life – … Continue reading

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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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Coming Out to My Grandmother…Again

Before coming out as trans, I came out to my whole family as gay.  In fact, I actually came out as gay to my grandmother twice.  What you have to understand is that one half of my family comprises of … Continue reading

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Coming Out Anniversary

So today is the one year anniversary of the day I officially came out as trans. More accurately, today is the one year anniversary of the second time I came out as trans, but without back-pedaling. Weeeeell, it’s more the … 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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Unexpected Aspects of My Transition, Part II

I am a bit of an insomniac, and have learned that sometimes, when my sleep schedule is already off, it is best to ride it out and pull an all-nighter instead of attempting to sleep and feeling really terrible the … Continue reading

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You Know What’s Cool? Broadswords.

And you know what else is cool?  Well, more accurately, you know what I actually want to talk about?  Chaz Bono and Dancing with the Stars (this dazzling rhetorical switch-up brought to you by Mr. G).  Also, Don’t Ask, Don’t … Continue reading

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