A trans non-binary athlete’s story of running a marathon in heels

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I hid so much of myself from others, and I negotiated shame daily. But what was never up for debate was my truth.

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A trans person’s journey to reconnecting with radical self-love

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In the last 60 days, I’ve been broken, not broken, sorta broken, definitely not broken, probably broken, and whatever today is.

In my mind, this photo represents the love and pain of our marriage. Photo courtesy of author.


A non-binary divorcee’s journey towards finding radical self-love

First drink of alcohol consumed at age 28. Author courtesy of author.


Creating a better, safer, more loving world for you and me

Photo courtesy of Author — art on the wall of conference building in 2017, illustrating the gender binary for some reason. To this day, I don’t know why this was up there.


A non-binary divorcee’s journey towards finding radical self-love

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A non-binary divorcee’s journey towards finding radical self-love

Photo courtesy of auther. A night sky from a autumn cabin trip… checkout this Neil deGrasse Tyson video. This is how I feel about my place in the cosmos and my connection to others https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=0azoN7t3UhM

A non-binary divorcee’s journey towards finding radical self-love

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A Non-Binary Divorcee’s Journey to Finding Radical Self-Love

Justin Dickens

Justin (they/them) is a non-binary divorcée writing about their journey to (re)connect with radical self-love and run a marathon in high heels. 👠💪🏻💜🦄🏳️‍🌈

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