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I hadn't realized I was doing it... About a month after my top surgery, I was free of my drains and liquid puss grenades (You're welcome for that visual) and my friend came up to me. She said, "Stand taller man..."...

Bi Love You

That's right - we love and embrace every aspect and individual on the LGBTQIA+ spectrum - and we proudly extend that pride for Bisexual awareness week! This week, September 17-24 celebrates all the individuals whom love regardless of gender. Bi week highlights the and...
I didn't stutter - Jaimie Wilson does it again. The July 'Trans Men' cover model captures our hearts and swoons us on the daily with his deep country tones, but he JUST showed us how versatile he really is after covering...
Rochester NY is the birthplace of FTM Magazine, as some of you may know. We pride ourselves in Rochester on the inclusive, diverse environment many trailblazers have made here. Whether it's George Eastman and Kodak, Susan B. Anthony or...

Stef and Ty Sitting in a Tree…..

YEP. You guessed it... K-I-S-S-I-N-G! Trans power duo Stef Sanjati and Ty Turner are confirmed in a relationship! The YouTube Moguls have been creating hilarious and informative content for years separately, and as recently as a few weeks ago, we...
September is here... the leaves are starting to change and fall off the trees, the air is getting cooler, Pumpkin Spice is back at all the popular coffee shops. It also brings a difficult time of year for some. FTM Magazine...
Letting your professor, teacher, or even boss know about how you need to be addressed in public can save from not only embarrassing situations, but potentially dangerous ones. Emails before the first day will get everyone on the same...
Imagine an independent clothing company whose main goal is to promote confidence in a market composed of individuals that are too often mistreated. They don’t believe in gendered clothing but instead focus on the importance of self-love. Models from...
BASICS The term "transgender" or "trans" is an umbrella term that includes lots of gender expansive identities: transsexual people, cross-dressers, genderqueer individuals, gender people, trans men, trans women, two-spirit people and many more. Please don't ask about my genitalia, what surgeries...
Hey there! If you've been with us awhile you know that there have been some growing and changing and new features that bring the community together. As we shift to being a membership site that makes the most sense and...
BROTHERS: A Web Series birthed by super team, Emmett Jack Lundberg (Creator) and Sheyam Ghieth (Producer) hit their fundraising goals for another episode. Aiming for $9,877 the community investors passed that yesterday morning with $10,400 and are still climbing! The additional...
It’s funny how you can think about a word so much without thinking about its actual definition.  The word “transition” lodged itself in my brain more than a decade ago, but the context was about whether or not to...
While immensely grateful for having undergone a complication-free phalloplasty surgery, I return to pondering my place in society – do I still fit in community with fellow transgender men, even if I no longer relate to a popular theme...
Last week, I was finally getting a new tattoo after a year of recovery from top surgery. The artist in the next chair over had just finished her work on a guy and urged him over to show it...

The First Wave | Rowan Collins

Navigating 6+ years of transition and understanding our near history I sat down at a planning meeting with a local therapist last week to establish a workshop this fall to increase our area’s capacity for transgender-knowledgeable mental health professionals. While...

Having Autism & Being Trans

My name is Ethan Hinds I was born and raised in Indiana. I'm 19 years old and I have autism and am also legally blind. I started transitioning in the 2nd grade. At my school all the girls had...
Benjamin Melzer is our model golden boy from Germany. First splashing into the mainstream with his entry into the Men's Health cover competition over seas. Melzer has a natural male modeling talent that can be seen on his Instagram...
There are many reasons a trans guy might consider undergoing the surgery for freezing his eggs. The biggest we’ve found is that in the future they may want to have children that are biologically theirs. That reason is stressed...