Story Recap

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June 20, 2019 – DIY – Dave has plans.

June 19, 2019 – Telling my parents –  Dave writes about his parents finding out about his BIID.

June 18, 2019 – Telling my wife – Dave writes about what happened when he told his wife about his BIID.

June 17, 2019 – I finally told my wife

June 15, 2019 – Negative Reactions – Dave writes about some of the negative reactions and misrepresentations in media.

June 14, 2019 – Another Doctor’s Appointment – Dave has another appointment with his psychologist.






June 13, 2019 – Pretending Again – Dave is on a business trip and gets an opportunity to try his wheelchair in public.






June 12, 2019 – Some Updates – Dave gives an update on his blog about his situation, as he notices there has been a lot more activity lately.







June 10, 2019 – The Gatekeeper –  Dave writes about ‘The Gatekeeper’ and the risk associated with using The Gatekeeper to get an amputation.

June 9, 2019 – Pretending – Dave writes about pretending and how it helps to cope.

June 7, 2019 – Working Life – Dave writes about how transableism affects his work and family life.




April 17, 2019 – Doctor’s Appointment – Dave writes about seeing a psychologist and his options for therapy.

March 29, 2019 – Finding BIID Community & Research – Dave writes about a rough period of time in his life.  During this rough time, he found out more about BIID on the internet.

March 20, 2019 – Background Story – Dave writes a bit about his background story.

March 15, 2019 – On Starting A Blog  – Dave writes about starting a blog.  He writes about his want to be transabled and writes about BIID (Body Integrity Identity Disorder).  He invites others to interact with him, as he finds talking to others online helpful for coping with his transableism.