Crossdressing — Let’s drop the labels.

The danger of labels.

I see a lot of comments on forums and blogs about the idea of labels. It seems to be a common pastime to try to decide if transgender people are the same as transvestite people — and some terms are now archaic, and others have slipped into alternative use. One way or another I find it a complete mine field.

I am certainly not going to step into those debates. I do understand that there are many different types of people who choose to wear women’s clothes. Some are on their way to transition, others are choosing to…