Daily Coolness: “My Mama Tells How She Feels”

I found these videos from Jaden (kaynesworld on YouTube) forever ago, and have re-watched them over and over several times over the last few months. They’ve provided a LOT of comfort as I face coming out to my mom (and the rest of my...

Personal: Growing Up Girl

When i was little I loved to climb trees and play in the dirt and ride my bike. My BLUE boy’s BMX bike.Β As I got a little older and my friends started having crushes on the boys in our class, I realized that MY crushes weren’t on those stupid boys that I...

T Update: Three Weeks (already!)

I’ve been trying to post for the last week and a half – in fact, I think this post makes a grand total of FIVE attempts. Yeeeeeah, I’ve started and subsequently BAILED on five different topics (don’t worry, they’re saved as Drafts, so maybe...

T Update: Guess what?!!

Soooo, I haven’t blogged about it yet, (duh) but I started T at the end of last week!!! (I know, right?!? YEA!!!!!) Tonight, sometime around 7pm will mark 6 full days on testosterone! Not sure why it’s taken me so long to get around to writing this. Eh, oh...

Daily Coolness: Blogapalooza

Kyle, from over at Butchtastic, created an Ah-MAY-Zing list of “Butch, Genderqueer, Genderfluid, Genderfuck and Trans Blogs to watch out for“ Seriously. It’s the most comprehensive, detailed list that I’ve seen β€” complete with blog AND Twitter...

FYI: “Female to Male Sex Change Explained”

I thought these videos by Warren (posts as sillyyetsuccinct on YouTube) were preeetty great and very well-thought-out… β€œThe most beautiful people we have known are those who have known defeat, known suffering, known struggle, known loss, and have found their way...

Personal: Letters

I’m sorry I’ve been M.I.A. lately. I’ve had a busy week β€” erg, well, mentally busy anyway. I had my second appointment with Therapist 2.0 on Tuesday and now, as luck would have it, I ALSO have an appointment with a trans-friendly gynecologist (ugh,...

Personal: Gender as Color

Colors exist in a spectrum. Everyone knows this. In elementary school kids learn about “ROY G. BIV” and the fact that some colors are created from the combination of other colors, beginning with the three primaries:Β  Red, Blue and Yellow. Simple, right?...