Telling Your Story: Building Power

Itโ€™s not news in the Trans* community how powerful a tool storytelling can be. Just look at the classic instance of it being used against us in the fear-mongering, fictional tale of a man infiltrating the ladies’ restroom as a “Trans* woman” to then...

Telling Your Story: Reclaiming the Norm

When it comes to the idea of โ€˜normalโ€™, weโ€™ve been sold a lie. In truth, the concept of โ€˜normalโ€™ and its moralization are an illusion of privilege. People in charge โ€“ and those in the cultural majority โ€“ can pretend their reality is โ€˜the normโ€™, and that the experiences...