I was perusing my photo library today, and thought it might be interesting to post a timeline of myself over the past five Christmas Eves. I know I've changed, although others clearly see just how much far more than I do - or can. In any case, here we go...
2010 (note the goatee):
2011 (1 month on hormones):
2012 (13 months on hormones; I was sick as a dog when this was taken):
2013 (25 months on hormones, 10 days after going full-time):
I included this one with my hair down for comparison, even though I usually pull it back into a ponytail.
I plan to let it grow as long as I can; fortunately, my stylist tells me it will keep growing, and that it should look OK as it does. I can't wait until I can put it up in a bun. Perhaps by next Christmas Eve? I guess we'll see.
In any event, I want to wish everyone a very Merry Christmas. Thank you all for your friendship...
One of the great Christmas songs, "Christmas In New York," courtesy of The Pogues and the late Kirsty MacColl. This is a terrific live version from 1988: