Some feel like they were meant to be "women with penises," or "men with vaginas. A Drag queen is not a transvestite nor are either of these a transsexual. All true transsexuals will eventually have the needed surgical procedures for gender reassignment. The descriptions by one poster are close but not correct;;. Transvestite; Crossdressing malw who is lilely gay or bisexual and uses his cross gender behaviour in tandem with his orientation.
Born this way: Stories of young transgender children
Are People Born Transgender? – Love Without Walls
It's not only possible, it is how most transvestites find themselves: having issues as 3 and 4 years old, way before any real ideas of sex, sex roles and orientation start. A few transvestites find out later in life they are TVs, most often these are fetish oriented but a few just never thought about it. All Rights Reserved. The material on this site can not be reproduced, distributed, transmitted, cached or otherwise used, except with prior written permission of Multiply. Hottest Questions. Previously Viewed. Unanswered Questions.
What Does 'Transgender' Mean?
This list consists of many notable people who identify as transgender. The individual listings note the subject's nationality and main occupation. In many non-Western and ancient or medieval societies, transgender people are seen as a different gender in itself, and there is a separate category for them, one that is different from the binary 'men' and 'women'. They are often described collectively as ' third genders.
I know people are born gay or straight. But I am confused as to how someone would be born trasexual. How is this possible? Because even if you were born a female in a male body or vice versa the choice to transition is one that you make not one you are born.