I Have A Transgender Child, And I Will Keep Telling Our Story Until The Hate Stops
3 days ago - By Scary Mommy
Before nap time one afternoon, I held my 2-year-old twins in my lap and shuffled through some of their favorite board books. Ryan pointed to a girl in one of the books and said, “That's me.”
Ryan's twin, Ben, pointed to a little boy and said, “That's me.”
I hesitated before I responded. Finally, I asked, “Ben, are you saying you are a boy?”
Ben nodded, and Ryan chimed in with, “And I'm a girl.”
When the ultrasound showed male anatomy, my partner and I thought we were adding twin boys to the family. We told our daughter she would soon have two brothers. Their births confirmed what we saw on...
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