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thoughts on male priviledge from the other side…

Here is an interesting article on male privilege from the opposite view point of mine. A few posts down I have a video where I discuss this topic. It leads me to ask the question, is male priviledge just a … Continue reading

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last estrogen shot…

YEAH!!! and WHOA!!! Yeah because I had what should be my last injection of estrogen. Once I go through surgery, I need a much smaller dosage and can take it orally. No more getting out the syringe, wine and estradiol … Continue reading

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Confidence…

I was reminded of the importance of confidence the other day, a virtue I’ve always felt was of the utmost importance. I will say upfront that confidence and it’s importance should be far removed and guarded against turning into over-confidence, … Continue reading

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second counselor…

Met with the person who will hopefully be my second counselor giving doctors permission to, well, operate on me. I had to go through my life story with her and that’s the first time in a loooooong time that I … Continue reading

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I have to laugh…

There are a few areas in life right now that I’m pretty sure I hold a trump card. One of those places is when someone makes a comment about having the “Best Brother,” the “Best Mom or Dad,” the “Best … Continue reading

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holding pattern…

It’s hard to get traction on anything for me right now. I just don’t have the emotional energy to expend and that also extends frequently to physical energy. If I don’t have to do something, I generally don’t no matter … Continue reading

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my head itches!!!

I can’t stop the itching feeling on my scalp. I don’t have feeling so scratching it doesn’t help. It’s been annoying me for days now!! ugh. oh well, I’ll survive.

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Decompressing…

I’ve been silent for a while here. I was visiting family and friends back in Maine (also a trip to Aruba with a friend!), can’t leave out the fabulous brunch in Boston! More insights from the trip later (it went … Continue reading

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new things…

Some nights you just learn, or become aware or, new things about yourself. Tonight I learned a few things. It’s okay if I don’t think I look good and I feel frumpy. My friends really don’t give a shit. Going … Continue reading

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