Episode 27: Shannon
Shannon is the mom of a 14 year old trans boy living in Washington State. In this episode, she takes us through her son’s gender journey, from coming out to beginning hormones at 14. She opens up about the ways family members responded, how his two sisters adjusted, and how her son’s authenticity and courage led her on her own journey to becoming her authentic self.
Here are some book recommendations from Shannon:
Becoming Nicole by Amy Ellis Nutt
Every Day by David Levithan
Rethinking Normal by Katie Rain Hill
Beyond Magenta by Susan Kuklin