Transtories

The complicated story of one trans man’s relationship with the penis

So yeah, I'll say it. I have penis envy. And yes, I'll admit I've always been fascinated by the penis. Ever since I knew such a thing existed, which is actually a very vivid memory. I would have been three. [...]

2017-09-20T03:36:17+00:00 June 15th, 2017|All, Contests/Give Aways, Guest Writer, Soapbox, Transtories|0 Comments

A trans man’s guide to dating straight women

*I should preface this article by saying that I am speaking here about trans men who vary anatomically from natal males.* When I first made the decision to transition many years ago, I honestly believed that I would never date, [...]

The biggest give away that I’m trans

It’s not my height. It’s not the size of my hands. It’s not the scars on my chest either. Something that comes naturally to pretty much every western natal male seems to be, quite literally, beyond my grasp. It's my inability [...]

2017-06-15T18:57:10+00:00 August 13th, 2016|All, Media/Social/Politics, Soapbox, Transtories|9 Comments

Drivers licenses and other unnecessary bureaucratic nightmares.

Having recently moved from Sydney Australia to Boulder Colorado, where EVERYONE gets carded all the time, regardless of how old or young one looks, I am so grateful for the small but to me, very significant courtesy that the New [...]

2017-06-15T18:57:13+00:00 October 2nd, 2015|All, Media/Social/Politics, Soapbox, Transtories|1 Comment

“We live in your world” – not!

So over the past little while, I've been collating some real world stories of the bizarre and ridiculous social and beaurocratic situations I've found myself in as I was transitioning. This is the first in a line of personal stories [...]

2017-06-15T18:57:13+00:00 September 10th, 2015|All, Media/Social/Politics, Soapbox, Transtories|0 Comments