Category Archives: shopping

Quiet seas or smaller storms?

Being trans is boring. It’s 4:30 in the afternoon and raining here. I hear the tick of the clock on the wall, the trickle of water in the downspout outside the window, and the rain pattering on the roof. The … Continue reading

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The Basic Woman’s Wardrobe

Let’s face it, building a wardrobe is tough when you’re trans. Stuff often doesn’t fit right, things that do fit don’t fit over time as your body changes, and then there are the impulse buys that often are attempts at … Continue reading

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Shoe Shopping

I attempted to go shoe shopping yesterday at┬áNordstrom Rack. I didn’t find any shoes there and frankly, it was a bit demoralizing. I’m stuck with size 12-12 1/2 men’s feet, which works out to 14-14 1/2 women’s, though I can … Continue reading

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