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so freeing

I woke up this morning thinking how freeing it is to be who you are. As a person who lived in a self made cage all my life, I can't emphasize enough how good I feel about this. I wish I had discovered this sooner but I am fortunate that it's not so late that I can have a good quality of life from here on in. Thanks to all my internet support crew for helping me realize this!

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  1. Joanna -

    It's amazing to see the cages we put ourselves in. Liberation comes when we see that the cages are of our own making, and that we have the keys to the locks on the cage doors. In my case, it was to accept the fact that I like to wear womens' clothes, and that it makes me feel comfortable.... Now, I can talk about this desire openly (with many people), it is also easier to talk about the other things that also nourish me - and be nourished by the exchanges of information, feelings, closeness with people who are now closer to me than ever....

    So now, I know that the quality of life critically depends on the ability to communicate with others on a deep, not shallow level. And I'm now able to pursue that communication - nourishing myself in the process....

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