21 8 / 2014
"There is a limit to how much energy and desire and time you can give to one person when there is all this pressure [to] make more money, to be the CEO, to buy a summer house, people want more and more and more."
19 8 / 2014
"I was bullied and I internalized a lot of shame about who I was as a child. Bullied because I didn’t act the way someone assigned male at birth was supposed to act. And so I was called sissy, I was called the f-word. I was chased home from school practically every day. There was always a kid or groups of kids who wanted to beat me up. …
So many trans folks have said that they see themselves reflected in [Sofia]. Having your story told validates your experience. It’s like, ‘I’m not alone anymore, and maybe I’ll be OK."
18 8 / 2014