I'm transgendered. I'm going to be starting HRT (mtf) within a few months and while I'm really happy about that I'm still super bummed out about the whole situation. If you have any helpful words, stories, experiences, stuff, I will eagerly take it all in.
It's difficult to explain a lot of the gender stuff so if you're truly interested in the trans perspective or have questions I'd rather have a back and forth conversation than try crystallizing so many emotions and circumstances in a single one-way message to tons of individuals with markedly different world views.
I'll leave you with some information I found very interesting. There are 5 metrics I know of to define human sexuality:
In my experience it can be pretty damaging to suppress something because it's socially radical or strange. Honesty with yourself is fundamental.
Good luck everyone!
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