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When Your Trans Child Comes Out Unexpectedly

Posted on Jan 27, 2015 in Personal Thoughts | 1 comment

AJ and her friend Jasmine announced they are ‪transgender‬ to the whole Brownie troop tonight. I don’t think I breathed for about four minutes. Jasmine was visiting and during intros was asked if there was anything she’d like to share about herself. She said “Well, I’m transgender.” My heart almost stopped. I thought I’d be more prepared for that kind of moment than I was. But she was amazing. She explained what being trans is and then AJ jumped in with “And I’m transgender, too! We both are.” The girls had a couple of questions but they all took it in stride. One even jumped in and said “We can learn about...

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