Candace: Year One

October 11, 2015 Candace Mountain 0

My first year of transition was filled with many highs and lows though the highs tended to outweigh the lows significantly. The biggest high, of course, was finally getting to fully express who I am … [Read more]

Taking Back the Night

September 27, 2015 Candace Mountain 0

The other night, I was walking downtown when I stumbled on the remnants of an earlier street protest against sexualized violence. The fact that this protest included  transgender women is what originally pulled me in. … [Read more]

Finding Doctor Right

September 21, 2015 Candace Mountain 0

A good family doctor is one of the more important things you need to consider as a transgender person. This medical professional will be your first line for everything from referrals to necessary prescriptions for … [Read more]

The Big Edit

September 19, 2015 Candace Mountain 0

For a transgender person, transition is a very welcome time for them to make many changes in their life. The result on the other end is often quite drastically different from the pre-transition individual who began the process. Hormones, … [Read more]

The Price of Normal

September 14, 2015 Candace Mountain 0

There is a financial controversy brewing over funding for gender confirmation surgeries as more governments and insurance companies add coverage for transgender people. One recent example of this is an inmate in California being provided … [Read more]

Disclosure Fails

September 12, 2015 Candace Mountain 0

Disclosure can be one of the more difficult things to do when you are living in stealth. Every waking moment is spent hiding who you are from everyone and this is your primary focus in … [Read more]

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