Prism & Pen
Published in

Prism & Pen

Periods and the One MTF Transgender Advantage:

We don’t get them.

https://unsplash.com/@kaibrune

Let’s get something out of the way, I wish I had periods. It would mean I was born as I was meant to be, a typical cisgender female. I wasn’t. I was born as a transgender female which means I don’t have periods therefore I can’t have children, a lifelong desire that is withheld from me.

--

--

Get the Medium app

A button that says 'Download on the App Store', and if clicked it will lead you to the iOS App store
A button that says 'Get it on, Google Play', and if clicked it will lead you to the Google Play store
Emma Holiday

Emma Holiday

After decades of denial I finally answered the question “What’s wrong with me?” The answer is “Nothing”. I am transgender and I am OK.