Everyday Epics

Anna Talyn's gender adventures, transgender blog

Norman Spack: How I help transgender teens become who they want to be April 18, 2014

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Laura Jane Grace – Black Me Out (97X Green Room One Night Only) April 13, 2014

Filed under: Everyday Epics — annatalyn @ 11:58 pm

Amazing!

 

AWOLNATION – Knights of Shame (Audio) January 29, 2014

Filed under: Everyday Epics — annatalyn @ 10:13 pm
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Worth the 12 minutes. Amazing!

 

Transgender Fertility January 14, 2014

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The Next Frontier in Fertility Treatment

Article link is to a nytimes.com post.

Hugely important topic. No one else should be able to decide what you do with your body. I was surprised to read a fairly balanced article use the expression ‘startling’ to describe the images of a pregnant man.

 

#notyourtransstereotype January 13, 2014

Filed under: Everyday Epics — annatalyn @ 12:49 am

annatalyn:

A powerful piece and needed in media.

Originally posted on Papier Haché:

Being transgender, is, in pretty basic terms, a never-ending quest to assert and affirm the right to define oneself on one’s own terms in a world very intent on preventing one from doing so.  It’s an emphatic denial of the identities thrust upon us by a society that defines us by our adherence to socially prescribed norms.  For people who dare to defy these norms and refuse to be defined by an oppressive society, the punishment is , in turn, that same society attempting to define you by your deviance.  As you can imagine, this is both exhausting and dehumanizing, and our society doesn’t take very kindly to defiance.

Last night I was thinking about some of these things after a search of the word “transgender” on twitter.  I made note of the fact that the word transgender is used as a noun with a depressingly high rate of frequency…

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Pop Art Translife Series by Anna Talyn January 3, 2014

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Hybrid Gender Theory

License To Frill

Pop Art Translife Series by Anna Talyn

#1 of 3 Hybrid Gender Theory
#2 of 3 Licensed To Frill
#3 of 3 Trans Justice

Available on Deviant Art: Gallery

You may also find more on Trans Life Expressions Facebook page: www.facebook.com/TransLifeExpressions

 

I’M A TRANSGENDER WOMAN, AND THIS IS WHAT IT’S LIKE December 21, 2013

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I’M A TRANSGENDER WOMAN, AND THIS IS WHAT IT’S LIKE

 

 
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