Monthly Archives: August 2012

The Secret History of Jaime (Part 10): The Beginning

I told Nominatissima first, on the grounds that she had the most vested interest in my gender identity. As I expected, she was understanding. “What are you going to do? Are you going to transition?” “I don’t know,” I replied. … Continue reading

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Let Them Die

I remember when I first heard that the western world’s print media was dying. It seems that, with the rise of the Internet, the market share of the common newspaper is shrinking precipitously*, to the point that the ground is … Continue reading

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The Secret History of Jaime (Part 9): Breakthroughs

By the time that I finished my undergraduate degrees, the label that I was applying to myself was that of a “transvestite-plus.” What I meant by this was that I liked to wear female clothing, plus…other stuff. The story that … Continue reading

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The Secret History of Jaime (Part 8): Fumbling Towards Womanhood

I had meant to tell Nominatissima about my transgender feelings for months before we even started dating, but it had been such an enormous secret that I had kept buried for so long that I just simply couldn’t force the … Continue reading

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The Secret History of Jaime (Part 7): Humanity Amongst the Machines

In some ways, my life improved dramatically after high school. On the gender front, though, I was still to be caught-up in that same static tug-of-war between my dreams and my fears for a few years to come.             I … Continue reading

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Who Is This Mysterious Canadian?

Every so often, I will notice a massive spike on my hit counter, only to find, upon investigation, that some mysterious reader in Canada is making their way through my archives, reading dozens or even hundreds of posts at a … Continue reading

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The Secret History of Jaime (Part 6): Arrested Development

Unfortunately, we’ve now reached the tedious part of the narrative, wherein I spend ten years sitting around on my ass doing nothing, at least insofar as  my gender issues were concerned. I, by this point, knew that I was a … Continue reading

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