Anunnaki Ray's Photographic Stories, Celebrations, Emancipation, Human Rights, Intersex Awareness, Self-Determination

Intersex Day of Remembrance and Solidarity 2017

Intersex Day of Remembrance, also known as Intersex Solidarity Day, is an international awareness day that aims to draw attention to the issues faced by members of the intersex community. It is observed on November 8, marking the birth anniversary of Herculine Barbin.  Herculine was a hermaphrodite who wrote a memoir about their life and… Continue reading Intersex Day of Remembrance and Solidarity 2017

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Cosmetic Genital Surgery, Cultural Dysphoria, Poems, Self-Determination

Poem: I was never in the wrong body. (With 5 Intersex flags from around the world.)

  I was never in the wrong body How dare this world try to tell others they are in the wrong body too. It makes me angry. It makes me sad. I almost believed your lies. For a life time you tried to fix me!  . I was born in the right body. Don't try… Continue reading Poem: I was never in the wrong body. (With 5 Intersex flags from around the world.)

Intersex Awareness, Questions and Answers, Short Messages

The Story Behind this Yellow and Purple Intersex Flag

  Australia's Intersex Flag As you may have noticed, in my blogs I often celebrate this intersex flag.  This intersex flag was invented by Morgan Carpenter, who is Co Chair, with Tony Briffa, for Oii Australia (Organization Intersex International Australia).  Here is what Morgan writes about the flag they created in 2013: An Intersex Flag.… Continue reading The Story Behind this Yellow and Purple Intersex Flag