Life of a transgender showgirl
Meet Tia Devine, a transgender woman and showgirl living in Orlando, FL. Tia was born a male. As a child, she used to wear her mother's high-heels, try on her clothes and play with makeup when her mother wasn't home. Tia first came out as gay man but later decided to become who she felt she always was - a woman. Tia has underwent hormone therapy and had surgery for breast implants. She decided not to get sex reassignment surgery because of the dangers of it. Tia got into performing after dropping out of college and moving back home to Florida to care for her mother who was sick at the time.