Luna Merbruja

Living liberation

Affirmations for Women Learning to Love Their Transness (Everyday Feminism)


When I first began to question my gender, I was uncertain about how lovable I would be as a trans woman.

I struggled with questions like, “Will I be loved if I transition?” “Will I have a community of support?” and “Will people want to date, be friends, or hire me if I don’t look cis?”

Learning to love myself meant finding a pathway that allowed me to change things about my body and leave other things alone. Since trans women are told to focus solely on how they appear, this is a huge lesson to learn.

Read full article at Everyday Feminism (x).