Prism & Pen
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Prism & Pen

Simply Compelled by a Deep Need

Library of Congress Prints and Photographs Division Washington, D.C. 20540 USA

Compelled: “drive forcibly”.

Need: “circumstances in which something is necessary, or that require some course of action; necessity.”

A reader who responded to one of my writings said that those who are transgender are “simply compelled by a deep need” to transition. As I read that I felt it resonate inside me.

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Emma Holiday

Emma Holiday

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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.