I’ve always viewed being transgender as a massive positive – and one reason is that being this way presents you with opportunities that you just wouldn’t get otherwise. Such as spending a day with some of the best ballet dancers in the country.
Well, I was feeling pretty sorry for myself when I wrote my last blog entry – but I’m feeling really, really happy right now. Everything’s awesome – and here’s why.
Well, something had to give. Ballet class this morning was a complete nightmare – and it had been in the post for a while now.
Well, what an eventful 24 hours it’s been – a #bbcqt faux pas on Twitter, my best ballet lesson for months (if not ever) and coming out to someone who not only knows what a TERF is but has certain sympathies with them.
I know I sound like I’m constantly whinging about how unhappy I am of late – and I’m sorry to my lovely band of readers for that. But I do find it cathartic to write things down and, hey, the only way is up now, right?Read More »
One of the best things about this whole trans journey is the fact that I discover amazing things along the way. In this case, I want to write about ballet buns for budding ballerinas (try saying that after a few beers, bourbons or Babychams) who just happen to be transgender.Read More »
Well, I’ve just returned from my first ballet lesson for a month – and it’s all change at my lovely, local, little school of dance.