The Startup
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The Startup

Reinventing Myself

The New Me Is Like the Old Me, Only Better (I Hope)

About a year after I transitioned, I moved from my native Michigan to New England. I did it for love (or at least I thought I was in love), but I also just wanted a fresh start. My work place for that year after I came out as trans was fraught. People who had once greeted me warmly in the halls now copiously avoided talking to me. Expectations…

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Janelle Annemarie Heideman

Janelle Annemarie Heideman

Educator, writer, LGBTQ+ advocate, avid reader. Novelist in progress. Website: http://janelleswritemind.com/ Empowering the LGBTQ+ community one word at a time.