Would This Serious Health Risk Have Been Diagnosed Sooner If I Had a Penis?

Asking for myself and about 4 billion friends

Laura Rosell
The Virago

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Light-skinned person in black pants with black belt and floral blouse holding a used menstrual pad horizontally in front of their pelvis.
Photo by Karolina Grabowska on Pexels (*Nowhere NEAR as bloody as my pads on heavy days... but let’s normalize period representation.)

As a kid, I spent so much time playing sports that when my first period came, I was in the middle of a game of American football with the neighborhood boys. I stopped at home for a bathroom break, noticed some light staining on my underwear, slapped on a pad…

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Laura Rosell
The Virago

Love, sex, dreams, soul, adventure, healing, feeling. Available for projects. https://ko-fi.com/lmrosell