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.
Editorial Board. (2015, May 4). Transgender Today (Elijah/Esther). The New York Times. Retrieved from https://www.nytimes.com/interactive/2015/opinion/transgender-today/stories/elijah-esther