When you begin your transition, it can be an awkward time to say the least. There is a whole world you have yet to discover about yourself as you ponder the changes that may happen once you begin hormones...
Toxic Masculinity is often used to describe a manly man, an aggressive or domineering male-type who will typically use their masculinity (i.e. Strength, larger size, male-privilege) in negative and often-time harmful ways. It typically results in the suppression or...
On November 29, 2013, I came home from visiting my family in Pennsylvania for the Thanksgiving holiday. My husband stayed home because he couldn't get time off from work. So just the girls and I took the trip. As...
Trigger Warning: This article discusses fear, anxiety, dysphoria, and thoughts of suicide. It is 5:03 AM, as I awake suddenly. I must have been dreaming. About what I have no idea, but I am overcome by a state of...
North Carolina lawmakers passed a bill to repeal the state’s controversial bathroom law on Thursday, but it doesn’t do anything to protect transgender people. Both the House and Senate passed the bill, a deal brokered by new North Carolina Governor...
Today we celebrate the International Day of Transgender Visibility. It is a day when all of us who fall under the transgender umbrella celebrate who we are. Rachel Crandall, the Executive Director of Transgender Michigan, created the International Day...
The Mick is a new Fox comedy that just completed its first season and has been renewed for a second season. It’s a head-scratcher, an “oh no they didn’t,” and a “what in the hell just happened?” kind of...
The coming out process is anything but fun and easy. Everyone you talk to has their own opinion on how they would like to proceed with the process. For my wife, it was the family first, close friends second,...
The AP has announced it will now permit journalists to use “they” as a singular pronoun. The style change was announced on Friday at the American Copy Editors Society conference in St. Petersburg, Florida. The move comes after years of...
A bus painted with anti-transgender propaganda was vandalized in front of the United Nations on Thursday as a hate group began its LGBT opposition tour. The propaganda tour is organized by the National Organization for Marriage (NOM) and the International Organization...