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Judging A Book By Its Cover

Published June 27, 2015 by Christine

Another awesome post from Alex Forshaw.

My Autistic Dance

I’m lucky, I guess. When I am out and about I usually get gendered correctly. Shop staff call me madam, a dad called “Mind out for that lady” to his young children who were running about as I walked past, colleagues at work use the correct pronouns to refer to me. I still feel happy when I hear it although the degree of pleasure has diminished as it has become my normal experience.

I realize this experience is not typical for a trans woman. A big factor in my favor is that I don’t pay much attention to people around me: I have no idea if people are looking at me and rarely will I notice if they are talking about me. It’s a facet of my autism; I’ve never been particularly aware of other people unless I’m interacting with them and I can hardly begin to guess at how…

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Letters From The Edge Of Blogspace: A Quiet Moment of Reflection….

Published June 7, 2015 by Christine

Janice Raymond, Sheila Jeffries, Cathy Brennan, et al. I would ask a quiet moment of reflection.

You do not understand trans women. You deny we exist. Yet, here I am. A trans woman.

I have never claimed to feel “like a woman”.

I have never claimed to know what a woman feels like.

I have never denied your womanhood.

I have never denied anything you have felt.

Yet I am not male.

Everything I know points to me being a woman.

Everything I feel points to me being a woman.

I have felt this way since as far back as I can remember.

Yet you still deny how I feel.

This isn’t erasure.

This is destruction.

I will fight this.

47 Years.

Not One More.

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