Tips On Passing

Passing can be a somewhat controversial issue in trans communities. Some of us feel that "passing" as a particular sex or gender in mainstream society is something integral to out physical, emotional, social and psychological wellbeing. Sometimes "passing" can be an issue of safety. For other trans folks, "passing: is something that only reinforces adherence to a gender binary.

Some of us simply want to "pass" as ourselves and nothing more. This resource list is intended for those folks to whom passing as a particular sex or gender is a key part of transition. This list is by no means exhaustive and is largely composed of blog entries and other online opinion pieces belonging to members of the trans community.

Here are some useful links:

FTM Resources:

MTF Resources:

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