She was lucky to have the support of her longtime girlfriend, who stayed with her throughout her transition — but not every trans person has a committed partner to give them love and acceptance regardless of gender identity.
But after a couple of weeks of messages that make the You Tube comment boards look sane, a lot of women give up on it.
It was a shocking revelation to those of us who’d known a rowdy, raunchy frat boy in undergrad and suddenly saw the poised, purple-haired woman who’d been hiding for all those years.
My friend said coming out on Facebook was a liberating experience for her.
The profusion of kinky folk can get fairly terrifying at times, especially if, like me, your sexual appetites are fairly tame.
One woman sent me an email with a five point list of things she wanted to do to me.