Uncomfortable in my skin

(Français) Comment dire à mes proches que je veux être un homme?

(Français) Comment dire à mes proches que je veux être un homme?

Question asked by Lysandre (Femme de 17 ans, France)

Question answered on April 25, 2013 by

Sorted in Being transsexual and homosexual, Uncomfortable in my skin, Questions, Am I transexual, transgender or travesti?, Transition, Transsexuality

Bonjour! Merci énormément de la confiance que tu nous porte en nous envoyant cette lettre. Dans celle-ci, tu nous indique que non seulement tu aimes les hommes, mais que tu sens en être un aussi. Mais tu crains la réaction de tes proches, tu te demande quoi faire... Tout d'abord, tu ... Read more.
(Français) A partir de quel âge peut-on subir une mastectomie ?

(Français) A partir de quel âge peut-on subir une mastectomie ?

Question asked by Matt ( de 17 ans, Canada)

Question answered on June 12, 2012 by

Sorted in Uncomfortable in my skin, Questions, Transition

Cher Matt, La question que tu poses est très pertinente et je ne suis pas étonné que tu aies du mal à trouver une réponse définitive. Tout cela vient du cadre légal particulier dont jouissent les jeunes de 14-17 ans au Québec. Tu as droit de regard sur les ... Read more.
I would like to make my coming out, but I am 63 years old and frightened…

I would like to make my coming out, but I am 63 years old and frightened…

Question asked by direne (63 bisexual woman, United States of America)

Question answered on June 22, 2011 by

Sorted in Uncomfortable in my skin, Questions

Hi Direne, By the sounds of your question is seems that you are feeling quite overwhelmed and that you might perhaps be ready to explore some parts of yourself that have confused you for some time now. I want to start by highlighting how much strength it takes ... Read more.
I came out to my parents as lesbian but they don’t believe me and my friends rejected me.  What do I do now?

I came out to my parents as lesbian but they don’t believe me and my friends rejected me. What do I do now?

Question asked by Jamie (14 questioning woman, Canada)

Question answered on June 22, 2011 by

Sorted in Friendship, Family, Coming out, Uncomfortable in my skin, Questions, Resources, Coming out

Hi Jamie, Thanks for writing in to us at AlterHéros.  From your post, it sounds like you’re struggling with your coming out to your parents and close friends as lesbian and that you’re trying to figure out what to do now and how to get help. First of all, a great big ... Read more.
I’m a straight female but don’t like my femininity

I’m a straight female but don’t like my femininity

Question asked by Anonymous (21 years old heterosexual woman from Canada, Canada)

Question answered on November 9, 2010 by

Sorted in Alienation, Uncomfortable in my skin, Questions

Hi there, Thanks for submitting your question to Alterheros. Believe it or not, many people feel the way you feel - disembodied and seemingly the wrong gender, appearance and object of attraction. You are definitely not alone, and it is not abnormal to feel the way you feel, despite ... Read more.
How come I get aroused by shirtless men? I’m sure I like women.

How come I get aroused by shirtless men? I’m sure I like women.

Question asked by Alex (15 years old man from United States of America, United States of America)

Question answered on November 1, 2010 by

Sorted in En questionnement, Uncomfortable in my skin, Questions

Hey Alex thanks for your question, First off you are 15, it is perfectly normal at your age to be confused, you are basically right in the middle of adolescence. Most boys start feeling attraction to the opposite sex, attraction to the same sex, attraction to both sexes and/or sometimes ... Read more.
I’m not accepting my orientation – something is still missing.

I’m not accepting my orientation – something is still missing.

Question asked by Elias (19 years old questioning man from France, France)

Question answered on July 23, 2010 by

Sorted in Bisexuality, Uncomfortable in my skin, Questions

Hi Elias! Thanks for writing to AlterHéros. If I understand well, you're unsure about your sexual orientation, and unhappy about it. Also, you feel depressed and lonely at times, even though you don't really know why. If you don't mind I'll separate the two issues. Since you've already tried sex with both ... Read more.
I dislike my guy parts but like hanging out with guys, doing guy things

I dislike my guy parts but like hanging out with guys, doing guy things

Question asked by Zach (15 years old questioning from United States of America, United States of America)

Question answered on July 7, 2010 by

Sorted in Uncomfortable in my skin, Questions, Trans living

Hey Zach, Thanks for writing in to us at AlterHéros. From your post, it sounds as though you are pretty confused about some of the feelings you're having. First of all, rest assured that at your age, it's completely normal to start wondering about your attraction to the ... Read more.
What if someone wanted to do away with gender ?

What if someone wanted to do away with gender ?

Question asked by Dave (29 years old heterosexual man from Canada, Canada)

Question answered on May 21, 2010 by

Sorted in Uncomfortable in my skin, Questions

Hi Dave, Firstly, thank you so much for writing in to us at AlterHéros with your questions. Secondly, PUT DOWN THAT JURY RIGGED PAIR OF HEDGE CLIPPERS! Though it might seem like an immediate solution, let's talk about your situation a bit first. As an individual who wishes ... Read more.
I don’t want to keep being everyone’s poster-boy

I don’t want to keep being everyone’s poster-boy

Question asked by Steven O. (17 years old homosexual man from United States of America, United States of America)

Question answered on May 7, 2010 by

Sorted in Uncomfortable in my skin, Questions, Transsexuality

Hi Steven, Thanks for coming to us with your question and I'm sorry it's taken us so long to get back to you. I'll try to advise you to the best of my ability. There are some aspects to your question that seem to be somewhat contradictory. You say that when ... Read more.
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