Monthly Archives: January 2015

Coming out is getting easier

I spotted a family friend during my commute tonight and she was gracious enough to give me a ride home, and I took the opportunity to come out to her. She was an easy person to disclose to, as I … Continue reading

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HRT Week 51 Review

Transition experiences: Since I often have electrolysis Friday afternoons, I’m starting to femme it up on Saturdays. For me this means I spend more time thinking about comfort when selecting clothes, light eye makeup, and more overtly feminine jewelry. It’s been … Continue reading

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HRT Week 50 Review

[I’m shifting my format around and adding a transition experiences section to capture those events that strike me as notable.] Transition experiences: Sunday morning I was able to dress as myself again to pick up one of my kids from … Continue reading

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HRT Week 49 Review

[Looking for detailed information about male to female hormone replacement therapy dosing and effects? Read the Brief Overview of Feminizing Hormones post. You might also be interested in The Transwoman’s Hormone Replacement Therapy (HRT) Tracking Chart.] Week: 49 Dose: 5 mg/day estradiol Weight: … Continue reading

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“So you have two moms?”

SCENE: The mall play area for children. There are about a dozen children ranging in age from 18 months to 9 clambering around and jumping from the soft, foamed structures. Parents and guardians sit on the benches that surround the … Continue reading

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Flit Float Sink

Flit float sink flit float sink Is my pattern As I seek A happy place to land Here there here there here No yes no yes no Glide there No, there! No No Nope There? Shit The ground again It’s … Continue reading

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HRT Week 48 Review

[Looking for detailed information about male to female hormone replacement therapy dosing and effects? Read the Brief Overview of Feminizing Hormones post. You might also be interested in The Transwoman’s Hormone Replacement Therapy (HRT) Tracking Chart.] Week: 48 Dose: 5 mg/day estradiol Weight: … Continue reading

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How I Told My Kids I Was Trans

On December 23, 2014 I told my kids I was trans with my wife’s support. It was probably one the hardest emotional things I’ve ever done. They’re five and eight, so I tried to keep the message simple for them. … Continue reading

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A Poem for All Trans People

They would silence us,      but we will speak. They would erase us,      but we will endure. They would control us,      but we will be free. They would judge us,      but we will scoff. They would laugh at us,      but we … Continue reading

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HRT Week 47 Review

[Looking for detailed information about male to female hormone replacement therapy dosing and effects? Read the Brief Overview of Feminizing Hormones post. You might also be interested in The Transwoman’s Hormone Replacement Therapy (HRT) Tracking Chart.] Week: 47 Dose: 5 mg/day estradiol Weight: … Continue reading

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