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.

December 08, 2022

18 months after graduating, 10 months since surgery

Life is winter right now. This time last year I got a part-time job as…
October 23, 2022

JK Rowling and the Echo Chamber of Secrets

Adapted from my article for Transgender Studies QuarterlySpecial issue: Trans-Exclusionary Feminisms and the Global New RightVolume…
October 12, 2022

The Stoning of Stonewall

The stoning of Stonewall during the new Trans Panic: how the U.K.’s most popular progressive…
June 29, 2022

Sex-change and happiness

Sex-change and happinessIt feels like something of a taboo for a trans woman to talk…
January 25, 2022

Call for Papers: At the Digital Margins?

Call for Papers: Workshop for Early Career ResearchersAt the digital margins? Researching and communicatingmarginalisation in…
September 02, 2021

Graduation 2021

  The idea of life as a transit point has never felt more relevant. I attended…
July 12, 2021

Faded Routes - On Street Harassment

Today I went for a walk while altering my route, to avoid a man whose…
June 09, 2021

Retreating from gender-critical feminism: my reflections

Retreating from gender-critical feminism: my reflections Some months back, I reached out to the people…
November 17, 2020

Trans Hell-thcare

The picture accompanying this post is important to me. I took it yesterday, 16 November…