Approximately 1.4 million transgender adults living in the US today. In 2015, Jaimie made the brave decision to start transitioning from female to male, shocking and alienating most of his friends and family. “At first I was scared to come out as transgender because I didn’t give any ‘signs,’ as people say,” he writes on Instagram, where he now enjoys over 300 thousand followers. After 2 years of testosterone treatment, surgery, and hard work at the gym, 21-year-old Jaimie has sculpted himself into the man he’s always been at heart.
This is Jaimie Wilson, a 21-year-old transgender man and country musician from Florida.
In 2015, Jaimie made the brave decision to transition from female to male, in the face of countless obstacles
“When I came out, people refused to believe I was a man because of how “feminine” I presented for 18 years”
He started by cutting his hair and wearing men’s clothes, then progressed to testosterone treatment
After 2 years of hard work, Jaimie has transformed himself into the man he’s always been at heart
“I’ve lost my family and most of my friends since I started my transition but in the process I’ve found out who really cares about me”
“This life is about finding yourself and becoming YOU. No one’s journey is the same…”