So now that I'd come out to myself as transgender, what was I going to do about it? Well, I knew that I wanted to do something about it, and that was this thing called "transitioning." but didn't really know how to go about it. So I sat down, and did some research. Reddit can actually be… Continue reading So what happens next?
I spent most of my twenties in denial about being trans. "I just like fantasizing about being female," I would say to myself silently. I convinced myself it was just a fetish, or that transitioning wasn't something I could ever do. So what changed? Why was 2015 the year that I was able to break through… Continue reading Coming out to myself
When I was a kid, I was different. I was shy, introverted, geeky. I was emotional. I was bullied for being different, even though they (and I) couldn't really articulate exactly how I was different. Some transgender people know how they're different from a young age. From the time they can talk, they say things like, "Mommy,… Continue reading Being different
Hi! My name is Amy Lane. I'm transgender (specifically male-to-female). This blog is about my journey of self-discovery; of my transition from identifying as male, to identifying and presenting as female. It's a place for me to collect my thoughts, and maybe help other people understand what it's like to be transgender at the same time. My… Continue reading In the beginning…
Update: Since a few people I know have asked for it, I've created a new blog as a space to talk about my transition. Check it out. Many of my friends already know this now, but for those of you who don't, I have something to share with you: For a long time, I’ve been… Continue reading I’m transgender