What Surgery Means for Trans Folk, Part 2

To Cut or Not to Cut

As I noted in my last post, surgery doesn’t make the trans person. Nor do a psych eval, therapy, or an endocrinologist versed in trans care. Though not required, they helped me on an 18-month journey to surgery in which I learned even more about myself, body, heart, and mind. I took 50 years to realize I’m trans. Every day since my surgery two years ago has been a continued blossoming.

I took 50 years to realize I’m trans. Every day since my surgery two years…