Valdez in Texas (left) and in fancy dress in 1998 (right).Now living as a woman, she has not undergone full gender reassignment surgery On her website, Tiamat explains: 'I am the Dragon Lady, A pre-op M2F (male to female) transgender in the process of morphing into a human dragon, becoming a reptoid as I shed my human skin and my physical appearance and my life as a whole leaving my humanness behind.Instead of being required to have sex-reassignment surgery, now they simply have to undergo hormone therapy for a year and test below a certain level of testosterone.“I want fair competition.
None of this is to say the questions have all been answered and we should simply forge ahead.
Her 'horns' are visible on her forehead but her ears and nose are still intact She recently shared a series of 'before and after' transformation photographs spanning from 1990 to 2016, showing her taking on a number of different identities - starting as a man called Richard Fernandez with dark hair and a moustache, and gradually taking on more surgery and inking.
I have nothing but sympathy for people whose brain is wired as belonging to one gender, but whose body is made in the form of the other.
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