We are so proud of Josie Totah for writing such a powerful and moving essay to open up to the world about hergender identity. "But that has never been the way I think of myself", she wrote. "As I learned more information about hormone replacement therapy, I knew that this was what I had to do. I'm ready to be free", Totah said.
Totah added, "My pronouns are she, her and hers". I identify as female, specifically as a transgender female. "And my name is Josie Totah", she continues.
As J.J. Totah, she also appeared in last year's Spider-Man: Homecoming, guested on Disney Channel's Liv and Maddie and recurring on that cable net's Jessie.
There are still things about revealing her true self that scare her, Totah wrote.
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'I believe that I am transgender to help people understand differences. I looked over at her in the middle of the show and said, 'This is me.
She goes on to say that she felt like she owed it to herself and everybody else to live as a gay male. I don't feel like there was a mistake made. Identity documents can be hard for transgender people to change. "I love you, Josie".
In an essay for Time, the actor previously known as JJ Totah, explained how growing up in Northern California people assumed she was a gay boy and would continually cast her as such when she started her acting career.
". [W] hen my friends and family call me Josie, it feels like I'm being seen", she writes.
"And I can only imagine how much more fun it's going to be to play someone who shares my identity, rather than having to contort myself to play a boy", she concluded.
"When I was on the show 'Glee, ' I'd stand back and watch Lea Michele", Totah wrote in an essay for Time. I'm transgender. And I need to go through this.' My mother, who is immensely supportive and gracious, said, 'OK, let's do it.' Three days later I was meeting with my pediatrician, who referred me to a specialist, who put me on a hormone blocker.
That project is now likely facing some delays, and those delays could be to the advantage of a direct sequel to Doctor Strange . We do know Spider-Man: Far From Home is being shot in the United Kingdom now , while Black Panther 2 is in pre-development.
So Neville produced his own shirt for Carragher, with his name and No 2 on the back, and he duly held up his end of the bargain. And, on Sunday evening, Carragher posted a photo of the gift Shaqiri has sent to the Man United legend.
When the news of Pope Francis' visit to the USA reached their ears, the Masciantonios went to see him, and they took Gianna along. The youngster's family has revealed nearly three years later she has survived after an intense course of chemotherapy.
He's just trying to look for his teammates and get them going but you can see that when he decides to make a move, he can nearly do anything at will. "But when we're playing China, everybody knows we'll be up for that game".
A golf match turned violent in MA on Friday when a golfer bit off another man's finger during a round at a local course. When firefighters arrived at the scene, they discovered the victim had his finger bitten off to his knuckle.
Haas said South Koreans were discouraged from gifting cash, out of fear it would be confiscated by the North Korean government. But Seoul has failed to persuade Pyongyang to accept its long-standing call for more frequent reunions with more participants.
I want to appreciate and be comfortable in the place that I am, and just find happiness in my friends and my family". Kylie also said in the interview that becoming a mother also positively affected her insecurities about her lips .
Some government lawmakers want Home Affairs Minister Peter Dutton, a close ally of Abbott, to challenge Turnbull's leadership. Asked further about the leadership, Mr Turnbull said: "I enjoy the confidence of the cabinet and of my party room".
Marilyn Manson collapsed on stage Saturday night
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Hubble paints picture of evolving universe
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Freaky or cute? Taiwan eatery serves up puppy-shaped ice cream
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