Three Girl Family

Chitra M
We are a family of three moms raising a child together, and this is a place for us to share our writing.
Created 22 Jun 2021
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  • Are we all part of the same struggle?
    26 Sep 2021 • 5 min read
    First of all, I apologise to all those who expect a new edition of this newsletter every Saturday. I have missed it now for two consecutive Saturdays, and I am sorry about that. Here is a relatively b...
  • What does it mean to feel safe (or unsafe)
    11 Sep 2021 • 7 min read
    Today is the 20th anniversary of the 9/11 attacks. The response to those attacks, and multiple wars and disasters, have brought into our vocabulary various systems for classifying threats and emergenc...
  • Who gets to tell our stories?
    04 Sep 2021 • 10 min read
    This week's topic is about a discussion a lot of us might have seen happening every time a queer or trans character is depicted on screen. Whether it is a movie, a television series, a web series, or ...
  • What really makes you part of a community?
    28 Aug 2021 • 6 min read • 1 2
    This edition is a follow-up to last week's topic. After posting last week on those who identify as a different race, age or species, and how these experiences differ from transgender experiences, I ha...
  • Can someone 'identify' as a different race, age, or species?
    21 Aug 2021 • 8 min read
    This question might seem quite absurd at first. However, there are actual people who claim to identify as a different race, age or species, and also claim that their experience is no different from th...
  • Do children get confused by queer and trans people?
    14 Aug 2021 • 6 min read • 0 2
    Last week, I wrote about what it means to be a parent when you are trans, and focused mainly on interactions with other adults. This time, the focus is on kids, not just those kids (like mine) whose p...
  • What it means to be a parent when you are trans...
    07 Aug 2021 • 7 min read • 1 0
    No, I am not going to put the words 'trans' and 'parent' together like Amazon did, even though being invisibilized is a common experience for many of us. I do not want to get into the controversies ar...
  • Special Edition: Just another few weeks in women's sports...
    04 Aug 2021 • 3 min read • 1 0
    This week's regular edition coming up on Saturday is being planned on a different topic, but with the Tokyo Olympics on in full swing, there were many more things to say about women's sports, which me...
  • Why can there be no trans rights without feminism...
    31 Jul 2021 • 7 min read
    Trans-inclusive feminism, intersectional feminism, queer feminism, third-wave or fourth-wave feminism... there are so many different labels which we see nowadays among feminists who affirm and advocat...
  • Why I say I am a woman
    24 Jul 2021 • 7 min read • 2 0
    This week, I have picked up a question which may seem like a very simple one. Which could have been a good option for the very first edition of this newsletter. Before getting into complex issues, it ...
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