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Rendering Myself Invisible 

“I have written this piece largely to process my own feelings of erasure and grief, but I hope that this also gives insight into why some marginalized folks might choose to remain silent in the face of harassment, discrimination, or blatant erasure. For those of us who exist outside the binary, daily life requires either constant education or self-erasure in the name of assimilation— both of which are excruciating and tiresome endeavors. I hope that one day we can separate ourselves from harmful assumptions and stop relying on marginalized people’s emotional labor to create change. But for now, I just want you to know— I’m so tired. “

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