Tag Archive: gender expression

Gender Dysphoria?

What is Gender Dysphoria? Here’s the Wiki explanation, that is pretty hard to understand. I’ll break it down though: Gender dysphoria or gender identity disorder (GID) is the dysphoria (distress) a person experiences as a result of the sex and…
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Definitions and Terms

Gender – denotes the public (and usually legally recognized) lived role as boy or girl, man or woman. Biological factors combined with social and psychological factors contribute to gender development

Gender Expression

Gender presentation or gender expression is one’s outwards appearance, body language, and general behaviour as categorised under the gender binary by society. Common descriptors of gender expression are female, femme, feminine, twink effeminate, androgynous, male, masculine, macho, butch, and so on.

What is Transgender?

Gender identity (ie: being transsexual) cannot be changed, just like how sexual orientation cannot be changed. Treatment with hormone replacement therapy – also called cross-sex hormones
is how many transgender individuals deal with being transgender. However, everyone is different, and many get along without hormones or any type of surgery.

Am I trans?!

Round one Am I really trans? If you’re asking yourself this question, over and over, you probably are. Seriously. You just *feel* it. Something isn’t right. Something is off, something is missing. Something is there that shouldn’t be. You look…
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