In seven days I’ll be recovering after gender affirmation surgery – it seems unreal.
Motherhood is an ambition that has seemed completely inaccessible for me for most of the last 30 years. My recent revelation that motherhood is, in fact, a possibility or an option in my life has been overwhelming.
2018 was a good year during which three acts of kindness and thoughtfulness helped underscore how good people can be.
I’m extremely lucky – to have a partner who has been my girlfriend, my almost-boyfriend, and my butch rock, throughout transition.
Eight months into a years-long journey and It’s been a wild ride so far.
Not all trans people want surgery, however, I do.
One of my strongest role models is, has, and will always be my mom.