Category Archives: Transition

Stressful morning, maybe coming out

Share List This morning is highly stressful. I am going up to my old hometown to get my second session of laser hair removal on my face, and while I am there I am going to visit the parents’ grave … Continue reading

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One Month HRT Anniversary

Share List Well tomorrow is my one month anniversary on HRT and it has gone better then expected! No huge changes physically, but you can see a closer to resemblance to my sister on my face at the right angles. … Continue reading

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Positive unexpected physical changes

Share List While I do like to post about some of my negative thoughts/feelings/experiences I also find it is very beneficial to posting about the positive changes since I came out. Primarily right now I am very pleased with my … Continue reading

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Anxiety about nothing

Share List You are correct, the following post is very close to the one I wrote on 3/22/18 Unreasonable Worry. I find by writing out these worries, even if they are repetitive that it helps me process, so if you … Continue reading

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A quick update (day 8)

Share List It has been a full week since I started HRT and things have been going really well. I have surprised myself by keeping up with the medication (I tend to slack, but this I have no desire to … Continue reading

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1st Day Taking HRT (day 1)

Share List Today is the day, I am taking HRT for the first time! I am both excited and terrified. I am incredibly excited for my future and how I can express who I am. I am terrified of how … Continue reading

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HRT Appointment

Share List Yesterday I went and saw my PA-c who will be handling my HRT. To be honest I was terrified she might be a gatekeeper, she might be judgmental, she might try and slow roll me. I was wrong. … Continue reading

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An initial summary

Share List Today I go into my first HRT appointment, the initial labs are done and now all we do is find out how the primary care PA-c is. I am hoping she isn’t a gate-keeper, that will mean more … Continue reading

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I got the letter

Share List Yesterday I got my informed consent letter from a very good mental health counselor. This is what is needed for the doctor to prescribe HRT and any possible surgeries under the coverage of insurance. I hadn’t realized how … Continue reading

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The solid foundation of me

Share List I know for a fact I was born in the wrong body. This isn’t a new thing. I have felt this way since a child. I never quite felt like I fit most things on the male side … Continue reading

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