This was a wonderfully, thought out introduction from a Mother to a Teacher! Awesome!
I don’t know you and I won’t know you until after Labor Day, but I just wanted to take a minute to introduce myself and my son to you. I’m C.J.’s Mom and my son C.J. is gender nonconforming. I used to shy away from telling people that before they got a chance to meet my awesome child, but, over the years I’ve found that it’s better to tell some people right up front — especially his teachers. Plus, he has told me that he prefers for me to make the announcement ahead of him. So, there you have it.
Please don’t think that I’m crazy or that my son is crazy or that we are weird. It’s okay to think that we are different. We are different, we own that and hope that people will see us being different and come to realize that our version of different…
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