Sunday, November 25, 2018

Is Wanting Enough?


In my recent post  The Transgender Debate Over Wanting Vs. Needing, the discussion arose from an article I had read by Andrea Long Chu, were she says "My Vagina won't make me happy. But I want it." Should wanting be enough to get it? Read it here.
   

Saturday, September 8, 2018

How to Challenge Unconcious Bias

I've written before about how to defuse afronts that we may face as transgender people. Strangers have an idea of who we are before they've said a word to us, or heard a word by us. So, how should we apprach these situations?

India Decriminalizes Homosexuality. What does that mean for you?



Like many countries that don't, or can't, fully comprehend the difference between gender and sexual orientation, India has joined many countries that have legalized homosexuality. What does that mean for you?

Sunday, August 12, 2018

'What a performance gender is!' – a century of cross-dressers

Transgender in Hollywood


Times are a changing. I recall speaking with an HBO producer in 2003 about several show concepts around transgender, only to be told: "We've done that already." They did a documentary about drag queens and they thought that covered it. It didn't. No by a long shot.

I Can Read What It Says, But What Does It Mean?


The world has changed 180 from the days in the 1980's, when to get dressed and go out I'd have to skulk around after dark in the meatpacking district of New York. Kids teens and young adults are coming out without shame. In Ireland, the government plans on removing gender change restrictions of teens under 16. Do you know your gender-related terms, and what they mean?

Tuesday, July 24, 2018

Male To Female Transformations in Pittsburgh




Did you ever wake and wonder "Could I look like her? Where can I find a crossdressing frined whose house I can go paly dress up?" Well, yes, you can, and with a makeup artist to boot!

Sunday, July 22, 2018

Coming Out Transgender


Times have changed. Coming out has in some ways become easier and less taboo, but that doesn't make the self-realization any less dauting.

Wednesday, July 18, 2018

Surviving As Transgender


There are some basic considerations when one realizes they're transgender. The notion (by many gay and straight people) that coming out transgender is a state of confusion, or a trend to follow, is rediculous and uninformed. No one "chooses" to be transgender, they only have a choice about what to do about it.

Saturday, July 14, 2018


Woorke SEO LGBT Gay Annual Scholarship Program 2018

We are giving away 3 Scholarships of $1000 Each, 3 Students would be given $1000 on merit basis.

Saturday, July 7, 2018

Scarlett Johansson Backlash as Transman


Scarlett Johansson is scheduled to star in a new movie about the true story of a transman that ran a string of massage parlors in 1970's and 80's that were fronts for prostitution. There have been claims that there were plenty of trans actors that could have played the part.   Johansson issued a statement to Bustle on Tuesday, in which she called out fellow cisgender actors who also played transgender roles. 

WHO Changes Transgender Classification


The World Health Organization follows [the decision years ago by] The American Psychiatic Association by reclassiiying transgender: it is no longer listed as a mental illness. This rebutes President Trump in he claim that transgender people cannot server because they are mentally ill.

Should Transgender Women Be Allowed to Compete?


For the first time in the history of the iconic Miss Universe pageant, a transgender woman will compete for the crown. 

Wednesday, June 13, 2018

Transgender Women Are Everywhere, and People are Talking


It didn't seem that long ago that transgender women were a novelty: "wow, she is gorgeous, can you believe she was once a man?" But with time novelties fade into everyday ho-hum. But there is now a rise in visibility and, there is a rise in the dialogue in support and against.

Where to Go For Pride Month


Pride is a time when we come together with the larger LGBTQ community to celebrate us. While onlookers think we're flaunting our deviance, we're actually celebrating being free to be who we are. Here is a list of where the best pride events are happening.

Wednesday, January 17, 2018

The Transgender Topic Back in the New


The headlines were crackling with contempt for the Trump administration today as the administration shied away from its campaign promises to protect the community.

Monday, January 15, 2018

A new Sissy Social Network


Tglife.com has launched a new site at sissylife.com, which is focused on sissy maids, feminized domesticated husbands, sissy babies, sissy little girls, and Lolita bois, for example.