How did you know you were transgender?
I just knew… it was difficult to put words to but I was aware that I was assigned the wrong gender shortly before the onset of puberty. (Read More)
So you used to be a boy?
No. When I was born a doctor looked at my genitals and said I was a boy, my parents and society attempted to assign certain values and attitudes based on that incorrect diagnosis. Transitioning is really correcting an error made at birth.
Are you a Lesbian?
No, I’m bisexual, however, that has nothing to do with being transgender. (Read More)
God doesn’t approve.
Firstly that isn’t a question it’s a statement. Secondly, if humanity is made in God’s image and transgender people exist then we too are a form of the divine. Simple logic, I exist therefore I am.
I don’t agree with that lifestyle or transgenders.
Again not a question. Also not a valid statement – transgender is neither a noun nor a lifestyle it is an adjective for a segment of the population. Disagreeing with it means denying the existence of those individuals but since you can’t deny the existence of something that exists – the point is moot.
Are you mentally ill?
Yes – but not because I’m transgender. (Read More)
What is Coming Out of the Closet Like?
Exhilarating and occasionally terrifying, coming out as a transgender woman has left me feeling unburdened. (Read More)