I have my next HRT appointment in a couple of weeks, so I have been rehearsing what to say. I get pretty nervous about these appointments and I have found that rehearsing likely conversations helps ease the anxiety. I am fairly certain that I can handle most conversations that will come up, there is onlyContinue reading “Pronoun Pressure at the Clinic”
A couple weeks ago, I had to go into my workplace for the first time since I started hormone replacement therapy. Like many people, I have been working from home for several months, only having to go into the office after hours. I was a little worried. This would be the first time that myContinue reading “Week 20 progress: 5 months of HRT”
I feel like I am at kind of an odd place in my transition. I am generally quite happy with how it is going. However, in some ways I feel like my hands are tied.
I am two week away from 5 months on hormone replacement therapy. It certainly has not felt like 5 months, the time has flown by. That is a pretty new experience for me, time dragged prior to HRT. There is not a lot new to say regarding physical changes. Breast development and fat redistribution haveContinue reading “Week 18 HRT effects: Physical and emotional changes”
There have not been a lot of changes these past two weeks, just more of the usual development.
I first came to the realization that I was transgender in my last years of college. At the time, I decided against transitioning.
Week 14 HRT progress update.
After over a week, the pharmacy has finally refilled my HRT prescription. This week, I have seen a few minor changes as a result of my transition.
The wait for hormones continues as my pharmacy continues to delay refilling my HRT prescription.
There is an odd oxymoron inherent in the changes brought by hormone replacement therapy: Gradual development are often experienced as sudden changes.