The Science of Being Transgender ft. Gigi Gorgeous
Understanding Transgender People: The Basics
That means my birth certificate said 'male,' but I always knew I was a girl. I was so relieved when I told my mom about how I felt — and instead of being mad, she was supportive. I kept it inside for many years, spending countless sleepless nights being terrified of what my family and friends would think and worrying about being rejected at school. I finally transitioned to the man I am today when I was 20 years old. Though I have faced discrimination by many people since then, I have also received invaluable support. That is what keeps me going.