Miss Gender (audio)

by jay@jayfrosting.com (Jay Frosting) · · · · 1 subscribers

Best friends for years, Jay Frosting and Ashley talk about what it's like as Ashley figures out how she goes about transitioning from one gender to another. Discussions include how Ashley came to realize she’s transgender, coming out to parents and other family members, mulling over how to handle things at work, and simply trying to get the hang of being a woman.

Remember back in 2015 when Ashley put in a two-years-out down payment for bottom surgery with Dr. Bowers? Well, that...

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Tags: arts, coming out, personal journals, society & culture, gender, transition, mtf, fashion & beauty, transsexual, lgbt, sexuality, diary, interview, health, transgender, trans, gender identity, misgender

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Thankful Dec. 16, 2013
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Immovable Object July 1, 2013
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This Is No Good Jan. 24, 2013
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Thanksgiving Too Dec. 21, 2012
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Name Change Day Sept. 14, 2012
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No More Ms. Nice Girl Aug. 6, 2012
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The Letter June 22, 2012
Ashley has waited for months for her parents to start using the name Ashley instead of her birth name, but...
7 Questions April 1, 2012
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Support Groups March 16, 2012
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The T Word Feb. 29, 2012
Ashley teaches Jay about the nuances and changing meanings of some of the more hurtful slurs directed toward trans folks,...
Ashley’s father seems to view her gender therapist as a sort of puppet-master (puppet-mistress?) pulling Ashley’s strings, even though Ashley...
Winter Family Time Jan. 31, 2012
Ashley visits with family and friends during the yuletide season and her parents obstinately use the wrong name and pronouns...
Laid Off Jan. 23, 2012
Ashley gets laid off, inferring through the business-speak that it was a means for the company to cut costs. She...