November 1st, 2013, a Friday, around 7:15PM, is the day that I, Von Muinin Scully, took control of the life that I was dealt at birth.
Losing my hair was a part of gender transitioning that I was vaguely aware of when I started, but it was never something that I actually thought would happen to ME.
Alright then, folks, without further adieu, put your hands together for our first ever Feature Friday: Becoming Brady!
There are so many aspects to the conversation at hand in this post, but right now I want to focus on the idea that we are raised with the idea of gender, it is not naturally included in our DNA.
Even without the intersectional experiences of their race mixed with their sexual orientation or gender, the lives of the native people in my country have been decimated and shoved into the shadows.
As I felt that first somersault, I remember thinking “Well, they always say it ain’t the fall that kills you, it’s the sudden stop at the end”, so I wrapped myself up in my own arms and held on tight.
I have been going through some tough shit lately, but I am finding ways to make that rain cloud a little more like a sun shower…so, I have decided to make a very simple post about some things that bring me pure and simple joy.
When I started Tra(n)veling Man, the evil voice of Depression whispered in the back of my mind, “Why bother starting something you know you’re not good enough to finish?” But … Continue reading The Comeback Kid? Speaking Out About My Depression and Where I’ve Been.