Posts Tagged with "sexual orientation"

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. 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 played with in […]

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Personal: Progress (part 2)

Despite my fears and the many hurdles I still have yet to face, my therapist told me that I am ready (YEEEE!!! ::puke::) I was shocked and surprised and excited and scared, and I simultaneously experienced waves of thrill AND nausea. I was expecting to be months away from anything… I was expecting that she […]

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Personal: “Hey Girl!”

Growing up I knew that I was different from the other kids – even before I knew that words like homosexual, butch, queer or transgender existed. I just knew that I didn’t quite… fit. Now that I’m 34 and not building roads with the boys in the sandbox or trying to impress the girls with how […]

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Personal: I wish…

Sometimes I wish I’d just been born male… or female – or “straight”… non-queer… WHATEVER. As long as it was at least, like, 90% “something” and without question. Of course, then I remind myself that SURELY there’s a reason that *this* is my journey. That this fucked-up mess of gender and sexuality is all part of […]

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Daily Coolness: Tumblriffic!

Tooooot, tooot! Hop on the Tumblr train!! (some of these are nsfw) In this age of Twitter accounts, status updates and instant internet gratification – it makes sense that Tumblogs would be one of the most popular and fastest growing blogging mediums available. In case you’re unfamiliar with Tumblr — my good friend, Wikipedia, defines […]

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Daily Coolness: So The Story Goes

An amazing presentation by: Ivan Coyote Anna Camilleri Lyndell Montgomery for the Vancouver Pride in Art Festival.

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Personal: Gender and Sexuality and Definitions, oh MY!

So, I’m having a confident day today… for whatever reason, I feel like I understand where I’m going. It doesn’t matter to me (today) what other people think or how they perceive me or my transition. Today… it’s all about me. I don’t feel the need to explain myself or define my gender. It’s amazing […]

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