Teenager Taking Over

Teenager Taking Over

My name is Imani and I am fifteen. I will be writing about my transitioning experience(which I am going through right now), giving advice, and how empowering it can be when you except yourself for who you are!

Why I Wanted To Transition?

3 years ago

The big question...why did I want to transition? This is a big deal even though it may not seem that way. The reason why you want to transition can help you stick out your transitioning journey. The reason I am personally transitioning is because I was sick and tired of trying to be something that I am not. I was not born with long straight hair, and when I was a child I hated my hair. Then in middle school I got a relaxer and I finally felt excepted. I got comments from friends saying "Wow, your hair looks really nice" and boys who would say "I like your hair a lot better that way". I ...