DECONFORMING

One human’s quest to know myself, to share acceptance, and to spread understanding.

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What I’m doing and how you can help

What I’m doing and how you can help

I started this website about six months ago because I recognized a serious problem, and I realized that I had the skills to start doing something about it. I'm now at a point where I need help to get the work I've been doing to gain some traction. So I'm reaching out...

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What does it mean to be agender?

What does it mean to be agender?

Agender: a person who has an internal sense of being neither male nor female nor some combination of male and femaleMerriam Webster I’m no gender expert. In fact, I don’t even have a gender. You’d be better off calling me a “no-gender” expert. Expert? Still not...

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Is it belief, or is it conformity?

Is it belief, or is it conformity?

It’s one thing to have a system of beliefs you live by. It’s another thing to live among people who accept you only on the condition that you believe what everyone’s supposed to believe. So many people live in that kind of social environment. For a long time, I was...

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The big list of gender identities

The big list of gender identities

On this page you'll find a regularly growing list of gender identities in alphabetical order, with a short description for each. Each identity has intricate nuances and variations, and even—most likely—its own gender pride flag. There's a huge amount to know about...

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What does it mean to be genderfluid?

What does it mean to be genderfluid?

Genderfluid is when someone's sense of gender shifts in a fluid way. It covers a huge range of different gender experiences. There are countless ways for a person to be genderfluid. Some genderfluid people shift from female to male and back again within the span of a...

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