Elijah/Esther describes a painful personal journey toward acceptance of a gender-fluid identity and the ever-present fear of rejection by others: “Some days I am male, some days I am female, some days I am neither; some days I am both.”
Read more of Elijah/Esther's story in this collection of stories about transgender persons published in the New York Times.
Elijah/Esther. (2015, May 4). New York Times. https://www.nytimes.com/interactive/projects/storywall/transgender-today/stories/elijah-esther