A Day in the Life

Coming to terms with myself post-surgery

Posted by Debbie Louise Cannon on 30 July 2017

So it's been a longtime since I wrote for Planet Nation and it feels so good to be back.

A whole lot of stuff has happened since I last wrote on this site, and when I was last here I was about to embark on the gender surgery that woudl give me the body I have always wanted and craved.

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The final stages of my physical transition - Surgery

Posted by Debbie Louise Cannon on 14 April 2016

Debbie Louise Cannon talks about the final weeks in her lead up to surgery, how she feels and more....

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HRT and the final stages of my transition

Posted by Debbie Louise Cannon on 23 March 2016

Debbie Louise Cannon looks at the effect on HRT on transition and her run up to surgery.

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Transgender kids are valid - Stop mocking them

Posted by Debbie Louise Cannon on 12 March 2016

Debbie, a transwoman with over 200 hours support worker experience, has her say on why transgender kids are valid - and why we need to allow them the freedom to explore who they are.

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The toilet issue for trans people - Why is it even an issue?

Posted by Debbie Louise Cannon on 29 February 2016

Looking at the whole Anti-Transgender Bathroom Bill in the USA and why it's absurd.

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Transmisogyny – Prejudice in the Trans community has to stop

Posted by Debbie Louise Cannon on 22 February 2016

Until we embrace every persons right to define themselves – then we are no better than the systems that oppress us and others in the first place - Debbie Louise Cannon on why transmisogyny has to stop in the trans community. 

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Out at Sea and Land: My experiences of life before and after the ban was lifted

Posted by Planet Nation on 11 February 2016

Sixteen years ago the ban was lifted on gay and lesbian people serving in the UK Armed Forces. At the time I was an Army Bursar, meaning that the Army was paying towards my University education and in return I had committed to serving 5 years after I graduated.

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Dating as a trans-lesbian

Posted by Debbie Louise Cannon on 08 February 2016

For a transgender woman the whole idea of dating is one that terrifies most of us.... Debbie Louise Cannon talks about dating as a trans-lesbian

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Shots with Anna... coming to an event near you!

Posted by Planet Nation on 03 February 2016

Isn't it fun how you always read reviews post event? What if there was a live stream that you could follow on Twitter about what's going on and where the action is? Selfies, shots and all things fun included!

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Transgender - Why it's never a choice.

Posted by Debbie Louise Cannon on 01 February 2016

Debbie Louise Cannon gives a insight into how being transgender is never about choice.

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