23 Feb '18, 11am

Sex workers in S’pore tell their stories of true love and familial acceptance https://t.co/VBB0M5ptEy

Sex workers in S’pore tell their stories of true love and familial acceptance https://t.co/VBB0M5ptEy

‘I actually came from a family of ministers. My aunts and uncles are all pastors and worship leaders so it was pretty difficult for me to transition. To them, it was the ultimate betrayal. They couldn’t understand why I was transitioning and would quote paragraphs to me from the bible telling me how transitioning was a sin. When I came back home from a long holiday, the doors were locked and the padlocks were changed. My mum told me to leave because things at home were becoming too difficult. One part of me felt very sad but a part of me felt very relieved because I was finally free. When I was still staying at home, I had to hide myself in the room and pretend like I didn’t exist when my relatives came over. A part of me felt happy because I was made to leave home and I actually stayed in a multi-storey car park. I would book a cheap hotel room for 2 hours to have a showe...

Full article: https://mothership.sg/2017/02/sex-workers-in-spore-tell-t...

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