Tag: society


Having a Body Image Disorder in a World Obsessed with Bodies

I’ve had extreme issues around body image for as long as I can remember. I hated the way I looked growing up and I tried to use a lot of different methods to make myself look different. Some of these were simple things like adopting a good skincare routine from a young age to develop smooth “feminine” skin. Others were more harmful, like starving … Read More Having a Body Image Disorder in a World Obsessed with Bodies

I Don’t Comment on People’s Appearances

I do my best not to pass comments on people’s appearances.



“Criticism, unfortunately, is a massive part of this world.”

I’m Transgender, Not Unreasonable

You don’t have to be afraid of me.


How I came to have the personality I have today.


I am happy with my appearance. I know Irish people aren’t supposed to say that but I don’t care.

Kiss and Tell

If they do mistakenly kiss me, they’ll be fine.

In fact, I’m quite a good kisser.

I’ve Learned When To Shut Up.

It might be somewhat ironic for me to write an essay entitled “I’ve learned when to shut up” when I never actually seem to shut up but stick with me.

I’m Transgender, Not Unreasonable.

You don’t have to tiptoe around me. You don’t have to act like I’m trying to catch you out.


Loving Myself

“Love yourself” is such an overused phrase these days.

Episode 10-David Beattie

Yasmin Smith interviews me for the final episode of this series.


We really need to overcome the strict regulations that are put on beauty these days.