In this modern era, if someone intentionally or accidentally refers to a person who does not identify with the gender they were assigned at birth, their birth name without their consent is noticed as DEADNAMING a person. For many trans people, undergoing a name change could be an affirming step in transitioning. It can alleviate discomfort associated with one’s old name and help others see them as the gender they identify as.
If you end up finding my story relatable, then you and I have endured the same agony of thoughts and fought similar battles within ourselves. Growing up, I have always been an obedient student and a sincere kid…at least I like to think so, but my parents might beg to differ. I had good attendance, […]
This pedestal I’ve been made to stand on, This throne that’s been given to me,My people who look at me with love,Expecting me to reach the stars for them,Expecting me to chase their dreams.What about mine?I see such confidence in their eyes,But much disbelief in mine.Is this my purpose in life?All the blood I’ve spent, […]