When transgender women are asked to tell their stories, there’s commonly an expectation that they’ll talk about suffering.

In actuality, some of the most powerful moments of my life have been rooted in transgender women fighting for and affirming our right to happiness.

We aren’t here to entertain or spill our stories on demand.

During the summer, dappled sunlight transports me back in time. Here’s how.

Suddenly I’m 13 again, waiting for my mom to pick me up from swim practice

I say ‘I’m sorry’ way too much. I’m refusing to do so anymore — and I challenge other women to do the same.

Refusing to over-apologize doesn’t make women rude

I work as an art tutor for high schoolers. The way they choose to portray female bodies is deeply worrying.

It’s easy to help students with skills — but more difficult to change their perceptions of beauty