"If at first you don’t succeed try, try and try again."

Drawing was a creative outlet for artist and activist Meg, popularly known as @megemikoart on Instagram and @megemiko TikTok, throughout most of their youth. As they got older, they wanted to continue to creatively express themselves while also sharing their journey to becoming their most authentic self, which then led them to post a YouTube video about their experience on low-dose testosterone. "I knew how badly I needed and wanted to see someone like me when I was growing up and because I never had that, I wanted to be that person for others," they told POPSUGAR.

Not only has the space to share their journey and experience been freeing and fulfilling for Meg, but they've also had many people reach out to thank them for doing so: "Knowing that I've been able to reach so many people is something I'll cherish forever."

A few years ago, Meg decided to leave their full-time job to pursue art. While it was "scary and extremely risky" because they didn't have anything set in stone when it came to their art and career path as they had also just recently dropped out of college, they decided to follow their heart. "Although I had so many recurring thoughts of self-doubt, I really...


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The DIY movement is a re-introduction (often to urban and suburban dwellers) of the old pattern of personal involvement and use of skills in upkeep of a house or apartment, making clothes; maintenance of cars, computers, websites; or any material aspect of living.

DIY amongst the fashion community has become very popular. With the use of social media such as YouTube, a great number of people watch videos on a daily basis. YouTube has an array of DIY fashion videos from distressing jeans, bleaching jeans, redesigning an old shirt, and studding denim, just to name a few. This new trend is increasingly becoming more and more popular. There over 1,000 videos that individuals have posted demonstrating how to do those things. There are also other DIY videos that individuals could look up such as DIY jewelry, DIY room decor, and DIY hairstyles.