By a transgender woman (who absolutely slays at Halloween every year, BTW).
Take this very important journey in your life at your own pace.
In my time using dating apps, I've felt alienated—but I decided to give them one last try.
I see these experiences as my weeding out process.
The opportunity to bring trans visibility to a national stage at this year's Cannes Film Festival was incredibly heartening.
Our definition of beauty has expanded, but many transgender women still face one rule: You must be a "believable" or "convincing" woman to be valid.
Celebrate yourself. You're all you need.