Profiles in Pride held an event during DreamWeek in San Antonio, Texas, where several LGBTQIA people told their powerful coming out stories in person in front of a live audience. See the recording here.
Danie was raised male, but this identity never felt right. When she learned she was actually an intersex woman, everything made sense. She went on a journey to find herself and eventually began living life as the woman she was always meant to be.
Alicia’s job entails helping young women tell their stories to create positive change in the world, but she didn’t feel safe sharing her own story. Here’s her path to self-acceptance and eventually coming out as intersex — in front of the Texas legislature.