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How mourning my father helped prepare me for life in a pandemic

How a few simple words can produce existential trauma for trans people and what you can do to help them.

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Addressing common concerns about allowing transgender authors to change their names on previously published work

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A list of dumb things I think about doing with my testicles as a transgender woman.

Photo by the author. “Henry Hoke’s Load of Balls”, as seen in:

I fell in love with another trans woman, and I’m still catching my breath.

People who push the idea that trans women are “socialized male” should walk a mile in my shoes.

“The Ghost of Genders Past” — an unintentional collaboration between me and my smartphone’s memory card.

Just by considering that you might be trans, you are doing something powerful and beautiful!

I got this tattoo years before I was ready to call myself trans. It allowed me space to talk about my gender questioning with other people, before I’d really figured out what I wanted.

Gender Transition

Notes from my first year in transition

Theresa Jean Tanenbaum

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