Transgender Life

I don’t want this site to be solely about being transgender. From my experiences so far, it’s not even something I could write about every week – being in the closet is far more intense and frustrating and writeable. However, there are moments when things happen, unique to trans people. I’d like to share those moments with you, and let you into the mystery.

September 02, 2018

Fragments

  Fragments Yesterday evening I completed my move across town from one apartment to another.…
August 31, 2018

Forbidden Androgynies

Forbidden Androgynies Growing up in the 1980s, I remember particular cartoons that seemed indispensable and…
August 20, 2018

Gruff Rhys: Resist Phony Encores

Gruff Rhys: Resist Phony Encores Haunting, disarming, his voice trembling then strong and soothing. Gruff Rhys…
July 28, 2018

What Lies Behind the Smile

What Lies Behind the Smile The image I've included is my new favourite photo. I'm…
July 13, 2018

Learning to Smile

  Learning to Smile When I smiled, it was always awkward. My tightly closed lips –…
June 24, 2018

My World Cup diary (I)

​ My World Cup diary (I) Saturday Night My flatmate and I hosted a Beatles-themed…
June 15, 2018

Anxiety Dreams and the Cisgender Label

Anxiety Dreams and the Cisgender Label I know it's bad form to talk about one's…
June 09, 2018

What's on (my mind)?

  What's on (my mind)? The World Cup of football, not of Quidditch, is coming…
June 03, 2018

On loving a film that others hate

  On loving a film that others hate Instead of going to the cinema yesterday,…