Why is there such toxic masculinity within the transgender community?

"Don't try to impress people. Always be yourself" Before I came out as trans - I was told on a daily basis that I was "too masculine" and suddenly when I came out - I was too "feminine" so for almost 9 years I have been told that the way I am / act is … Continue reading Why is there such toxic masculinity within the transgender community?

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My Mental Health Hero – Abbie Foster

"Don't be ashamed of your story. It will inspire others" I started using twitter at the young age of 13 years old and I've met a huge collection of wonderful, supportive and truly amazing friends online. Myself and Abbie instantly clicked due to our love of Demi Lovato - and we've been such close friends … Continue reading My Mental Health Hero – Abbie Foster

Becoming Me

“I’m working on myself, for myself, by myself” I came out 5 years and 3 months ago. It feels like yesterday - but it also feels like an eternity. I’ve had some huge battles along the way with my mental health, bullying, education and working - each has left me with a thicker skin and … Continue reading Becoming Me

Love, Simon

"I knew you had a secret. When you were little, you were so carefree. But these last few years, more and more, it almost like I can feel you holding your breath." One of my favourite LGBT+ films of all time is Boys Don't Cry - It's a very sad film based on a real … Continue reading Love, Simon