Stories of Courage and Authenticity

In their own words

  • Joanna Morrison
    I love exploring

    I get to live in a safe environment and be who I am
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  • Addison Lee
    And now here I am...

    I feel whole, and more me than I ever have.
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  • Addison D’Marko
    I'm here to stay

    Go out every day and be me and not hide any part of it
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  • Phil Caouette
    I'm true to myself

    This is the real me, and I’m confident, and here I am.
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  • Rebecca Solen
    I'm finally living life

    I want people to be able to find the same thing I have found
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  • Kevin Huntting
    I will speak up!

    Each new day is an opportunity to allow more light into your life.
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  • Steven Gin
    Ultimately, it’s all about possibility.

    I think I’ve largely had to make my own opportunities
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  • Shahid Majid
    The confidence!

    I’ve decided that in my life it’s not worth holding myself back
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  • Leigh Beacom
    I am Passionate!

    Right now, I feel like I’m in the best place I’ve ever been in my life.
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  • Kate Herbert
    I Smile!

    I don’t have to be the fake me; I can just be me.
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  • Karen Carrier
    I feel like I can do anything now

    I love the person I am today because I feel free to be who I really am.
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  • Rae Clark
    I am thankful!

    Story from Rae Clark, submitted to the LWD Project August 4, 2017.
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  • Wyatt Marchessault
    It may sound cheesy or corny...

    Interview with Wyatt Marchessault in Victoria, BC on March 26, 2017
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  • Jodi Alena Whiteman
    I hide no longer

    Each day I try to imagine what it means to be living without disguises, and each day I come up short.
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  • James Gardner
    I take pleasure in the small things

    Unlike many other transgender people, I didn’t grow up knowing that I was born in the wrong body.
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  • Ron Fisher
    My journey is not over!

    On January the 1st 2016 I came out to my wife after 42 years of marriage. It was the end of denying who I was and the start of the life I was meant to live.
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  • Hart Downey
    It feels fabulous to be able to be me!

    I think I always knew, for as long back as I can remember. I was the gentle one, the artistic one, the imaginative one the one who could entertain himself all alone.
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