What is a fear you think you can conquer today?
The Daily Post’s 145th topic, June 2, 2011
This prompt was perfectly timed. On the 2nd of June, I managed to work my way past my fear of needles in order to give myself my first shot of T. I had been worried that I just wouldn’t be able to make myself do it, but it worked! Continue reading
Posted in Rambles, Trans/Queer
Tagged fear, hormones, needles, postaday2011, shot, shot clinic, T, testosterone, trans, transition
After months of phone calls, appointments, fighting with the insurance company, and stressful waiting, I finally gave myself my first shot of T today (testosterone, for those who don’t know)! I was worried I’d somehow screw it up or be incapable of actually injecting myself, so I went to the Minnesota Transgender Health Coalition‘s shot clinic. It all went well, and I even managed to do it myself! Continue reading
Posted in Life, Trans/Queer, Twin Cities
Tagged happiness, hormones, Minneapolis, MTHC, postaday2011, progress, shot clinic, T, testosterone, trans, transgender, transition