Rest In Peace

Submitted by Kurt, the photographer.

“This is me before I started presenting as male. I look back at some of these photos, and I can no longer make the connection. It’s as if that is someone else. I realized just now that I need to get over this grief I have over her if I’m ever going to accept myself for who I am. I’d like to think that in a parallel universe, another dimension, she is living a happy life and that she will go far. Because I still miss her. And I still wish I was her, but I know that my need to be a man overcomes my desire for an easier life. So, I’m going to lay her to rest here, in a way. Take care of her.”

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Posted by on February 8th, 2013 at 10:00 am

Category: faces 4 comments »

4 Responses to “Rest In Peace”

  1. davidbare

    Tears…. how very beautiful… “me/she” is very welcome here in parrallel universe land… I know a lot of people here and there is much love and laughter all the time… and you are welcome to visit whenever you wish… Vaya con Dios xx

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  2. Lane

    This sums up exactly how I feel when I look at old pictures of myself. Well said.

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  3. Als

    That’s beautiful. Thank you for sharing this moment with us.

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  4. Lejke

    I feel very much connected with this. Letting go to be able to grow…
    Thank you for these strong and wise thoughts.

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