Monthly Archives: March 2016

HRT Week 112 Review

Transition Experiences: While at the grocery store getting some bulk candy for Easter, I was waiting my turn for a twist tie and pen to write the bin number on it, and a guy in front of me insisted I go … Continue reading

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Coming out letter for work

This is the second-to-last coming out letter I’ll send; the last will be a blog post from my guy blog that will flow to Facebook, LinkedIn, and my guy Twitter accounts. I’m happy with this version. I think it’s brief, … Continue reading

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Pre-transition Special Edition – HRT Week 111 Review

I’ve changed my final transition date to April 1, 2016! Yesterday I spoke with my HR contact at work, and received unequivocal support after some misfires in contacting her. This moves my date up by five weeks from May 9. … Continue reading

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HRT Week 110 Review

Transition Experiences: As part of my checklist for transition, I mailed my extended family to let them know of my transition date and get everyone on the same page. So far, everyone who has reached out has been really great, with … Continue reading

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Coming out letter to my family

I just hit send on the following email to my family that also included a recent photo. We’re a small clan of 19, and I’m estranged from my father’s side of the family, so while I’m not coming out to dozens like … Continue reading

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The Front Door

If I was to film a movie about my childhood, the opening shots would be a study in slow, wide-angle panning shots set two feet high beginning at the exterior of the yellow front door and then a tour of … Continue reading

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HRT Week 109 Review

Transition Experiences: The huge news here is that I’ve set a work transition date of May 9, 2016! Work and my professional network are the final places where I’m not out, and I’m really looking forward to this next milestone. Being … Continue reading

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