Tanya the T Gurl

Location: Reno, NV
Member since 2/13/2012


  • 63 total posts
  • 2 reviews
  • 1 discussion

Reviews & Stories

Very Big, then Small, then Big Again - Reno

I used to have a very large nose with a bulbous tip -- totally unfeminine. So, I had it reduced in size, in early 2012. The local surgeon who did the work was wonderful as a person and I loved the results. Anyway, shortly afterwards I saw another plastic surgeon far away about a planned surgery that my local doctor doesn't perform. This other surgeon was rather critical of the work that... READ MORE

Integrated Approach - Reno, NV

From as far back as I can remember my school years; my thought and behavior patterns did not fit those of the boys around me even though in genital terms, which were all that folks at the time considered, I was a boy. The girls and boys in my class soon picked up that something odd was going on with how I thought and behaved. As their vocabulary improved over the years, the most precise word... READ MORE

Discussions started by Tanya the T Gurl

I'm curious why a rhinoplasty involves manipulating the patient's tissue into shape, as opposed to using pre-shaped forms.

My dad had 2 engineering degrees and a PhD in Biology, and he viewed the body as a piece of engineering. So do I. I had a rhinoplasty done 2.5 years ago. My nose had a large... READ MORE

Recent comments from Tanya the T Gurl

I'm tall too (5'12" as Susan Anton would say; she was that height too) so your information was very informative. Thank you! I too, grew up in a very conservative Christian culture and it took me many years to truly be free of the... READ COMMENT

Wow. You looked lovely even without the bigger boobies but now ... wow. Just ... wow! READ COMMENT

Erratum: Gawd, I should not post updates after working all night ... I meant, born with male plumbing and a female BRAIN. READ COMMENT

Wow Alicia, this means a lot to me. Thank you :-) Trying to live as a male, I was SO unhappy because it's not who I am, brain-wise. I was never male but I looked male, and I looked and was miserable. When I look at pictures of... READ COMMENT

Thank you for your kind and insightful words. :-) I appreciate them!! READ COMMENT