Emotional labour is the mental effort required to do something or be something. To be trans, to be openly trans is a lot of emotional work sometimes.
Give Up, by the Postal Service was released 15 years ago this month, it was vital listening for me during my teen years.
Recently I published the intimate details of a sexual assault I experienced as part of a broader healing process.
When I first started dating men openly, my mother warned me to be careful.
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.