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- New comic is up! Meeting a friend from the internet, and the sadness of hard stuff across trans communities: roostertailscomic.com/comic/somethin… 17 hours ago
- And day 18 #inktober is Jo March and Friedrich Bear from Little Women/Jo's boys #inktober2016 instagram.com/p/BLzJleujmXK/ 21 hours ago
- Day 17 of #inktober is paigebraddock's Jane and Ethan from Jane's world #inktober2016 instagram.com/p/BLzISWZjKun/ 21 hours ago
- Catching up on #inktober day 16 is Scout Finch and her ham costume from To Kill a Mockingbird.… instagram.com/p/BLzIAAcjwFg/ 21 hours ago
- When you’re listening to a non queer/trans podcast and they casually use the phrase “Gender Identity”. Correctly. https://t.co/hBpBDi8C4L 2 days ago
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So, this happened the week before I left Dunedin, but as I miss Joe so much I’m still pretending I’m living in the same place as him.
But those vials are seriously difficult!!
I feel pretty amazed to have the privilege of being photographed, but also to actually take up that opportunity and say “yeh, I’ll do it”. It’s totally not my style, and even a couple of months ago I probably would have shied away from it. So, I pretty much feel awesome about it.
Plus Rebecca Swan was super amazing about all the gender stuff too; calling us “guys” and using male pronouns the whole time, even if on top of our nakedness and my lack of testosteroned body. It could have been quite a vulnerable-making, terrifying experience, but Rebecca was totally awesome about helping us feel seen.
You should check out her site here, btw: SITE!!
I guess I just feel frustrated that our communities express themselves using the medical system’s benchmarks.
I actually ended up having a really awesome experience at the hospital; I go in there regularly to hold Joe’s hand be manly with Joe when he gets his T-shot, so they recognised me when I went in. The ladies at the reception whispered my given name before asking what they’d like me to change it to on their files, and then they went in and told the Doctor that I was Sam. It was super lovely.