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The Dirty Little Family Secret: The LGBTQ Battle to Exist

Cousin Tom, black sheep, and me

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A few years ago, my 98-year-old aunt died and my cousin (the family historian every family has) and I were going through a box of old photos from the 1890’s to the 1950’s. Some of the earliest photos had that familiar brownish tint and many were staged in a photographers studio. Fortunately, most had hand written…

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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.