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The Weird Shit This Trans Man Has Done to Avoid Misgendering

I carried a ladder around a store to feel like a manly man while asking about paint supplies

A young man is carrying a ladder in front of some lockers lining a hallway. He appears to be struggling, leaning sideways while trapped between two of the steps.
Photo by Jeff Meyer, Title: “ladder”, Platform: Flickr

Up until last weekend, the weirdest thing I’d ever done to prevent misgendering was to eat cheesy things very early in the morning before making a series of phone calls for work. That was a daily practice at…

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Logan Silkwood

Logan Silkwood

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I’m a polyamorous, non-binary trans man (he/him). I edit for Queerly Trans, Prism & Pen, Enbyous, and Trans Love & (A)Sexuality. Twitter: @logan_silkwood.