Fascinating podcast from Bitch Radio
Transvestism is about changing your clothes.
Transsexual is about changing your body.
Transgender is about changing your mind.
Hormones don’t change who you are, don’t change your sex, but having permission to change your mind goes a long way.
And, as they note, the way people read you isn’t just on your choices, it is on your choices in the context of your physical presentation.
Hormones aren’t what change you. Changing is what changes you.