TL, DR: this pride month, consider how hard it can be for trans men to feel proud, when "successful" transition feels like it has to aim at a place that nobody believes in the beauty and goodness of.
Help him see the goodness of being more male, even if that means confronting whether YOU can see it. Reclaiming good masculinity is a community effort.
it comes in lots of neat shapes, including some that look like brains!
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trans guys can be pretty and like makeup.
trans girls can be strong, athletic tomboys.
nonbinary folks can wear an article of clothing without it meaning that they're SWITCHING TO THE BINARY.
[Nobody has the authority to police another's gender. This goes double during pride month. Just be kind or hush up.]
Please be safe this month. Pride can be a hard thing to have, especially when your gender is constantly being invalidated.
I love flowers that send their fragrance into the night: here's the perennial honesty / mondviole (lunaria rediviva), in a pot with a small wild red currant and some winter purslane. #florespondence from balcony
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