Dysphoria Lockdown Blues

Gender dysphoria is an insidious thing: even when you think you have it under control it sneaks out and attacks.

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I’m coming to realize that gender dysphoria is never completely banished. It can be managed, but never is it gone for good. It’s kind of like any other chronic condition I have — diabetes, depression. I can’t be caught napping or it…

Started by a neurodivergent, queer, aging trans woman, living with mental illness. If you are any combination of LGBTQIA+, neurodivergent (ADHD, on the Autism Spectrum, both), living with invisible illness, or a person of color, we want to hear from you. Tell us your story!

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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.

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