Transgender child's mom: love your kids, period
Updated 8:58 AM ET, Tue March 28, 2017
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- Better to be labeled as over-indulgent parents for letting our son play princess, than to have a dead child, Rose writes
- Sadie is just as precious to us as her male counterpart was
Isabel Rose is a novelist, screenwriter, actress, and singer. She is the author of an open letter to Ivanka Trump about her experiences parenting a transgender daughter. The views expressed in this commentary are solely those of the author.
(CNN)Four years ago on a summer afternoon in late July, I was making cucumber soup in my kitchen when a wisp of light blue flashed across my yard. I dropped my peeler and saw through the window our four-year-old son wandering around the garden dressed like Cinderella.