Prism & Pen
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Prism & Pen

Trans Woman Faces Rip Tide of Toxic Old Male Emotions

Thank God for my emotional life guards

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Men don’t show emotions. We aren’t allowed to according to the binary code. Part of my male training has been the stoic restraint of emotions.

But men do feel emotions, they just never show them except in a bar after a night of heavy drinking. I was a huge practitioner of “bro” hugs…

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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.

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