Taking over public space for a day or more to celebrate love and acceptance is something that needs to happen everywhere.
It has been just over a month since I came out as transgender and I am still so incredibly exhausted all the time.
What’s wrong with Bill C16? Nothing wrong with Bill C16.
Talking to transgender people isn’t hard, with this guide it’s easier than talking to CIS folk.
It’s with great excitement today that I am officially informing people professionally that I am transgender.
Exhilarating and occasionally terrifying, coming out as a transgender woman has left me feeling unburdened.
As I type this it is the eve before I out myself to my co-workers, which includes almost 90 municipal professionals ranging from equipment operators, to finance administrators, social workers, clerks, cops, firefighters, planners, engineers a collection of elected local officials and more. I’ll also have to send a press release of sorts to local media contacts.
Is being transgender a mental illness? The official answer from the folks behind the Diagnostic and Statistical Manual of Mental Disorders (DSM–5) is – yes. However, they’re incorrect.