Jump to content
  • Welcome to the TransPulse Forums!

    We offer a safe, inclusive community for transgender and gender non-conforming folks, as well as their loved ones, to find support and information.  Join today!

Sign in to follow this  
ToniTone

Into the Unknown

Recommended Posts

ToniTone

Take a step, make a move

Idle, I cannot bare it more

In this purgatory

My heart it slowly dies

It yearns and aches for more

Yet change it scares me so

To know not which way to go

Like being trapped in a room with three doors

Situation: The Twilight Zone

 

Some doors go one way

On this track you can't turn back

Let go this place of loathing

It vanishes beyond the threshold

The point of no return

You know you cannot stay in this place of sorrow

Yet it's familiar, it's all you know

 

So afraid, so naive... like a child

Let yourself be free, love yourself so wild

You are not alone, your inner spirit glows

Just breathe, she says so soft and gentle

You know we'll be ok

 

Hand in hand, we rise to our feet

With graceful embrace we stand

and take our confident, courageous, assured step

Into the great unknown

Share this post


Link to post
ToniTone

I wrote this after much deliberation (some of which we had dialogue on in this forum, thank you all for helping me sort it out and for being so supportive) in my reservations on pursuing HRT. I decided to go for it btw. I feel I must to be as truly, freely me as I can. 

 

I wrote it as a reflection of the preoccupations I had, and the conviction I came to realize. To remind myself I need to pursue this, and no matter what-I will be ok! 

 

This could speak to other unknowns and fears we face in our lives as well. 

 

Thanks for reading and for being there for me and for one another y'all! ❤️

 

~Toni

Share this post


Link to post

Create an account or sign in to comment

You need to be a member in order to leave a comment

Create an account

Sign up for a new account in our community. It's easy!

Register a new account

Sign in

Already have an account? Sign in here.

Sign In Now
Sign in to follow this  

  • Recently Browsing   0 members

    No registered users viewing this page.

  • Who's Online   2 Members, 0 Anonymous, 110 Guests (See full list)

    • Josie Beth
    • DeeDee
  • Topics With Zero Replies

  • Forum Statistics

    • Total Topics
      68,868
    • Total Posts
      621,779
  • Member Statistics

    • Total Members
      5,598
    • Most Online
      8,356

    Bobbybo
    Newest Member
    Bobbybo
    Joined
  • Today's Birthdays

    1. MarcieMarie12
      MarcieMarie12
      (46 years old)
  • Posts

    • Ellora
    • Ellora
      Whatever Shampoo people use, Try not to over shampoo. Shampoo can and will strip the nutrients and oils from your hair if it is overused. Use Conditioner if you do not have dirty hair, and leave in some conditioner to help the hair stay moisturized and healthy. If you feel your hair needs a wash, then just use conditioner. 
    • Charlize
      Wake me if there is a good half time show at the "super" bowl.  I was a soccer player and never was all that interested in football.   How about the US women's soccer team.....awesome!
    • Ellora
      Hi! Welcome! Best of Luck in your Journey!
    • Ellora
      It does have its own Forum:  " https://www.transgenderpulse.com/forums/forum/57-coming-out/ "
    • Ellora
    • Ellora
      I agree, cause ive seen two teams I enjoy watching tank. The Washington Redskins, and the Carolina Panthers. I also used to watch my former home team, Chargers, tank every year.
    • Jani
      She is one person who stands up to the current president and it appears he is aware of it, hence how he talks about her.  She would be a tough candidate I believe. 
    • Jani
      I recently had a bone scan as well and all is well.  My doctor put me on Vitamin D a year ago.  I'm trying to be pro-active with my heath so I'm not going down without a fight!
    • TammyAnne
      That is awesome Kymmie!
    • KymmieL
      That is why I am painting my nails, wearing what I want. If people don't like it tough tooki. Last week I had worn red nail polish. a few looks but no comments other than from a lady liking the color.   Yesterday was my second visit with my speech therapist. Got into some preparation exercises. I was able to get to a level I liked. 😁   Kymmie
    • Maid In Bedlam
      When i first moved to Bonnie Scotland. I took me ages to get use to being called "Pal" Where i came from it was a very male oreintated acknowledgement. But here all genders it can be associated with the term.  I was right upset for a while being called "pal" as i was thinking i was being outed everywhere. A very strange phemominan for me as it just doesnt happen. Well not for at least six years and then i was just finding my feet so to speak until i quizzed my partner about it who is native. I didnt feel so bad then.   Also "Hen" is used  between woman but men use it a lot when addressing a Female but not knowing there name. Isnt it funny how little regional things can be so diffrent?   A bit like how you would call someone darling down south if your a man talking to a woman in passing by  "Thanks darling" They say "Thanks Pal" or "Thanks Hen"   They do not really use sweetie. At least i have never heard it. Maybe im  just not sweet enough? 😉         Wow that is old school.  I have not seen one of those in years. I use to have the attachment if you had points but even they went out of use a few years ago.   Just a plastic one now for me im afraid.
    • lauraincolumbia
      So she sounds like I should give her my support for what its worth...
    • Maid In Bedlam
      My opnion is. They should man up and play Rugby Union.  It's like this you speak of but without all the cotton and bubble rap.   Proper mans game 😉
    • Astrid
      She's the senior senator from my state, and I've heard her speak. She's a breath of fresh, sincere, air.  Her primary passions are economic justice (she spearheaded getting the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau established, which has been greatly curtailed under the Trump administration, sadly).  However, she was also a firm supporter of our statewide ballot initiative for transgender rights last year, which was successful.   I have no doubts about her support for trans rights on the federal level.  The question will be, how receptive will the U.S, Senate be to any Democratic president on any issue if it retains a Republican majority.   Fingers crossed,   Astrid
  • Upcoming Events

×
×
  • Create New...