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Trans Creators You Should Follow

Trans Creators you should be following ! Transgender Awareness Week is a time to uplift, empower, and highlight trans voices. Now more than ever trans youth need our support. Trans voices need to be at the forefront of these discussions and calls to action. Check out this list of trans

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A love letter to fat, queer and trans people

An uplifting piece written by Jack, encouraging, those who identify as fat, queer, and trans celebrating their existence and their validity! A love letter to fat , queer and trans people Dear fat queer and trans people , I love you. I love how your back rolls look like waves

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My mom got a tattoo

When I first showed my most authentic self to my mother, she didn’t quite know how to process this kind of news.  I’d always used my clothes and hair to express myself. My sisters would paint my nails, my mother would let me pick whatever temporary hair color I wanted

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Gender Sandcastles: Conceptualizing Nonbinary and Trans Identities

Gender Sandcastles: Conceptualizing Nonbinary and Trans Identities When I first started questioning my gender identity, nothing seemed concrete. All I had was endless questions, and just when I thought I had grabbed onto an answer, it crumbled like sand and misted through my fingers. Everything was still granular when I

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Finding my shining light during the pandemic

It took me a long time to find my footing when the pandemic hit. After returning from filming Canada’s Drag Race, my light felt dim. I struggled to bounce back and feel like my normal self, even while I was living my dream. I had tours in the works, big

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When one of us shines, all of us shine

When Dan Levy was announced a few weeks ago as host of Saturday Night Live, it was a huge moment for the 2SLGBTQ+ community in Canada. On Feb. 6 Levy took the stage, in a fabulous black glittering suit, to show everyone that it truly does get better. But the

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