LGBT+ Me

‘In society, gender has been limited to one of two’- Alex’s story

As a new blog project idea I decided to allow LGBT individuals of all ages, background, races, religion and origin write their own blog post for my blog. I decided to do this as writing about my own story is getting extremely boring, and everybody’s story is different and unique so I want to highlight… Continue reading ‘In society, gender has been limited to one of two’- Alex’s story

LGBT, Mental health, mtf, throwback, Uncategorized

The Liebster Award!

I Would Just like to say a massive thank you to Savannah for nominating me for this award. She has kindly asked me to answer these following 11 questions: How old were you when you started blogging? - I was 17 when I first created my blog. Why did you decide to start blogging? - When I first started… Continue reading The Liebster Award!

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I MET TYLER OAKLEY!!!!

On the 2nd of November this year I met Tyler Oakley when he came to Cardiff for his book launch! I was so so nervous but so so so excited at the same time. Recently I have been down an awful lot, depressions slowly eating me up and stress from college and work has been… Continue reading I MET TYLER OAKLEY!!!!

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Pride Cymru Youth Conference

This blog post is really delayed as I have had work and college and life has just been a crazy mess, but thankfully I have gotten around to write it. I think that Pride holding this conference is amazing because as a young person I know that society still isn't excepting young LGBT individuals which… Continue reading Pride Cymru Youth Conference

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To 23 year old Alex…

To 23 year old Alex, It is really scary to think that you may, or may not be alive. But we will never find out right?. I remember at the age of 13 I always said "I'm going to be dead before my 14th birthday"...But now hopefully you're alive. And when I say alive, I… Continue reading To 23 year old Alex…

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Ignite Cardiff – Young and Transgender!

On September the 23rd 2015 I spoke at the Glee-club at Ignite Cardiff's 25th event! I remember hearing about the talks because a friend of mine spoke their previously and I thought it would be an amazing opportunity for me, so I thought "why not". Before the show: I was sat on the train panicking… Continue reading Ignite Cardiff – Young and Transgender!

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Transgender collaboration YouTube channel!!

For an awful long time I have been wanting to create a youth transgender YouTube collaboration channel with a variety of transgender people (male to female, female to male, non binary, intersex etc) and create 7 videos on a weekly basis surrounding one topic that either one of the team will think off or I… Continue reading Transgender collaboration YouTube channel!!

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#Imatter

I am a brother, a son, a cousin, a nephew, a grandson, a friend. I'm funny, I'm weird, I'm crazy, I'm understanding, I'm laid back, I'm super lazy, I'm determined, I'm unique, I'm worthy, I'm different. These are who I am. Yes being transgender is apart of who I am but I am also all… Continue reading #Imatter

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National coming out day…plus my secret!

Today is national coming out day. In February of 2013 I came out as transgender after years of struggling with who I was and what I was going through. Today I'm once again going to come out, over the last few years I've been hiding a deep deep secret of my own and only this… Continue reading National coming out day…plus my secret!

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GenderCare appointment – 25th of September 2015.

7 weeks prior to my appointment I arranged with GenderCare to see Doctor Lormier to see him about my gender identity issue. As I decided to go private I had 7 weeks to save up £200 which resulted in my saving every penny I owned to make sure I had enough to attend this appointment… Continue reading GenderCare appointment – 25th of September 2015.