This summer I'll be blogging about my experiences related to being transgender, dealing with depression and anxiety, and anything else life throws my way.
When I was younger, a lot of people told me to watch the It Gets Better campaign videos as a source of support. But those videos almost made things harder for me.
Leelah represents many in the transgender community who face hate, inequality, and loneliness simply for being who they are. Leelah’s life mattered.
Growing up, I never thought I was gay. As a child, surrounded by the stories of Disney princesses and The Notebook, I developed romantic tunnel vision, seeing the only path to happiness as one that ended like the stories I so happily devoured. My avid imagination spurred my fantasies into intricate tales of me and […]