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My (Unusually) Happy Coming Out Story

I was afraid of what coming out publicly would do, but I knew I needed to come out to my family first. (Photo courtesy of the author.)

I am incredibly fortunate to have had such a positive coming out story. I know that and am thankful for it every day.

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Not All Parents Are "Mom" Or "Dad" 

It might seem frivolous to those who feel right at home being called "mom" or "dad," but many queer parents agonize over what their children will call them.

While it might seem frivolous to those who feel right at home in the titles "mom" or "dad," many queer parents agonize over what they want their children to call them.

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I'm Done Trying To "Prove" My Non-Binary Identity

This is why I’m done “proving” my identity to the nay-sayers.

Masculinity always felt like a pair of shoes that didn’t fit quite right.

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Attention, If You Have Ever Said "A Man Would Never Have A Baby," A Transgender Man JUST DID

image credit Trystan Reese

Today in, News That Will Hopefully Cease To Be News At Some Point In The Near Future: A transgender man had a baby.

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Ask Erin: Help! My Trans Partner’s Desire To Be Male Terrifies Me 

"What can I do to keep my fear from tearing us down?"

She’s made all the mistakes, so you don’t have to…Ask Erin is a weekly advice column, in which Erin answers your burning questions about anything at all.

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Happy National Coming Out Day! We Love You!

Happy National Coming Out Day!

Happy National Coming Out Day! We make it a point to affirm the value of every individual, regardless of gender, sexuality, or relationship status.

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This Badass Woman Is Breaking Barriers At The Democratic Convention

"Sarah McBride, 25, is the national press secretary for the Human Rights Campaign." Image: glaad.org

If you tune in to the Democratic National Convention today, you’ll see history being made. No, not the nomination of the first female candidate for a major party. You’ll see the first appearance of an out transgender person at a major party convention.

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Harridan Township: Masculine And Feminine Clothes For ALL Bodies!

Style over labels. Image: saintharridan.com

This brand-new online store will revolutionize fashion by introducing a universal sizing system that works for every gender and body type, and creating multiple lines of clothing — some masculine, some feminine, some both/neither — available across the whole spectrum of sizes.

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7 Things My Breakup Taught Me About Dating As A Nonbinary Trans Person

Talking about gender needs to happen early on.

I’ve heard that you learn something new in every relationship you have in life, and I guess that’s true. But I actually learned more in my recent breakup with my ex of nearly a year than I did in the relationship itself. And they were some lessons I really needed.

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My Male-To-Female Transition: How Estrogen Changed My Life

Stretch marks with a vengeance.

In March of 2015, I made the huge step to go on hormones and start the process of transitioning from male-to-female through the use of Hormone Replacement Therapy, otherwise known as HRT.

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