Monthly Archives: September 2015

HRT Week 86 Review

Transition experiences: As has become usual, I spend the weekends as myself. I took my boys to the Experience Music Project this weekend and we had a great time! I’m finding the weekends great practice with figuring out outfits and makeup. … Continue reading

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Coming out letter, draft #3

Here’s my third take on a coming out letter. I’ve purposefully scaled it back from my first and second drafts and changed the tone dramatically. My goals were to: Try to only stick to facts Include only a single link (to a … Continue reading

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If only

If only the blows With every ‘sissy’ Beat my body into womanhood Instead of breaking me Further from myself

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Mulling over the way forward

This has been a good news/bad news week. The good news is that I’ve had two separate follow-up interviews for different companies, and now I’m waiting to hear back if either one of them wants to make me an offer. … Continue reading

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HRT Week 85 Review

Transition experiences: I visited friends in eastern Washington this past weekend, and went as myself. It had been years since I’d seen them and it was wonderful to be able to catch up and have them see my kids again. Other … Continue reading

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Dad, dad, dad!

Ny name is Heather. I’m living my life more and more as the woman I’ve always wanted to be. I’m just me when I’m out and about either by myself or with my kids. But when I’m with my kids, … Continue reading

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Dear friends

I took my kids to visit some dear friends of mine (a couple) that I’ve known since college in central Washington. Due to distance and kids, it’s been years since I’ve seen them and we had fallen a bit out … Continue reading

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