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.

‘Endometriosis is so much worse than a bad period’

My 14-year journey with the illness, in comic form

Something terrifying happened to me. I miss the person I used to be before trauma.

I long for the old me, who used to laugh easily

I thought I had to be skinny to explore my gender identity. Here’s how I learned to dress without fear of judgment.

Society tends to only accept fat women who are feminine and dressed in ‘flattering’ clothes