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Slam (poem) About Gender (FtM)

Slam (poem) About Gender (FtM)

This is one of the only things I’ve written to express myself. I wish I could say it out loud with the emotion and feeling I put into it but I’m too scared, so I share it here.

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Am I still a lesbian if I’m attracted to my transgender friend?

Am I still a lesbian if I’m attracted to my transgender friend?

Question asked by Sara (22 years old homosexual woman from United States of America, United States of America)

Question answered on January 16, 2011 by

Sorted in Friendship, Love, Discovery, Age difference, En questionnement, Questions, Relationships, Transsexuality, Lesbian living, Trans living

Hi Sara, You say you have been with the same girlfriend for a while now.  How long is that to you? Some people might think that 6 months is a long time, others might say 2 years. You want to know if you are still considered a lesbian if you ... 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.
Meeting other gay male teens in Humberside UK

Meeting other gay male teens in Humberside UK

Question asked by Andy (14 years old homosexual man from United Kingdom (Great Britain), United Kingdom (Great Britain))

Question answered on June 2, 2010 by

Sorted in Dating, Questions, In the community

Hi Andy, Thanks for writing in to us at AlterHéros with your question. First of all, we deeply apologize for taking so long to get back to you. Our UK correspondent got held up and never got a chance to write a response. Hopefully this reply isn't ... Read more.
I’m not into stereotypical gay men – I want male energy, not female energy!

I’m not into stereotypical gay men – I want male energy, not female energy!

Question asked by Craig (26 years old homosexual man from South Africa, South Africa)

Question answered on May 12, 2010 by

Sorted in Misconceptions & Clichés, Questions, Gay living

Thank you for your question, Craig, It is difficult to determine everyone's exact sexual interests, ie. desires, lust, fantasy, sexual wants/needs, emotional state. Human sexuality is something that is very complex, there are even therapists that are called Sexologists. They study human sexual behavior in University for 3 years and more ... Read more.
Limited trans resources in Saskatchewan Canada

Limited trans resources in Saskatchewan Canada

Question asked by Stephen Cox (41 years old woman from Canada, Canada)

Question answered on January 1, 2010 by

Sorted in Questions, Transsexuality, In the community

Dear Stephen, Unfortunately, it doesn't seem as though Saskatchewan is exactly a hotbed for trans support or community, so there are limited resources that I've been able to find for you. PFLAG is definitely a good place to start, but if they aren't responding to your emails, I would suggest going ... Read more.
I’m gay, but keep having ‘straight’ dreams.

I’m gay, but keep having ‘straight’ dreams.

Question asked by Gwénaël Belléröse (23 years old homosexual man from France, France)

Question answered on November 18, 2009 by

Sorted in Discovery, Questions, Gay living

Hi Gwénaël, thanks for sharing your question with Alterheros. Although I am far from an expert about dreams and their significance, I will try my best to work through this situation with you. It can be overwhelming and confusing when your own thoughts and emotions seem out of your control. We, ... Read more.
My bi girlfriend flirts with girls, but doesnt’ like when i do the same

My bi girlfriend flirts with girls, but doesnt’ like when i do the same

Question asked by ackeem vohrnis (16 years old heterosexual man from United States of America, United States of America)

Question answered on September 14, 2009 by

Sorted in Bisexuality, Questions, Bisexual living

Hey ackeem, Thank you for writing to AlterHeros. Thank you for wording out your feelings, not a lot of people are able to do that. I think I understand your question in two parts 1) should you get angry that your girl is flirting with other girls? 2) should you feel ... Read more.
How long has Alterheros been helping people?

How long has Alterheros been helping people?

Question asked by Walter (13 years old heterosexual man from United States of America, United States of America)

Question answered on September 3, 2009 by

Sorted in Questions, Zoom on AlterHeros

Hi Walter! It's unfortunate our history is only available on the french version of the website, but translations for the english version are under way! Here is what you need to know! The concept for Alterheros came to be in April 2001. The original website was launched in August 2002, and the Alterheros ... Read more.
Should I kill myself if my teacher reacts badly to my love for him?

Should I kill myself if my teacher reacts badly to my love for him?

Question asked by Prem (23 years old questioning man from India, India)

Question answered on July 2, 2009 by

Sorted in Questions, Suicide, Gay living

Hi Prem, Thank you for writing in. It sounds like you are living through a very difficult and confusing period. First, you are coming to terms with your sexual orientation. I think you are saying that you see yourself currently as mostly attracted to men and consider yourself as "gay." I congratulate ... Read more.
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