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Girlish

By Gage Adkins & Olivia Noel

Trans YouTubers and iconic duo Gage Adkins and Olivia Noel discuss LGBTQ+ topics/stories from their own experiences. As trans women of color in their twenties, the two strive to create a podcast that speaks volumes by discussing issues like: transphobia, coming out in college, dysphoria and what it’s like being trans in the 21st century.
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Spotify Wrapped Season
Spotify Wrapped Season
On this episode of the Girlish Podcast, Olivia and Gage share their Black Friday and Holiday shopping hauls! They also go over their Christmas plans in Washington/possible upcoming adventures for Girlish! Gage shares her recent interview as an LGBTQ+ Employee Inclusion Network Co-Chair at her company. The two also cover SPOTIFY WRAPPED SEASON! They share their highlights of the year and all that 2022 has brought to the podcast. Thank you to everyone who listens each week, we appreciate it immensely. We love our Rowlers! It was a GREAT year  Follow us everywhere: instagram.com/girlishpodcast https://linktr.ee/girlishpod Business Inquiries: girlishpodcast@gmail.com
01:02:38
December 05, 2022
Gay Nightclub Shooting in Colorado Springs (Club Q)
Gay Nightclub Shooting in Colorado Springs (Club Q)
On this episode of the Girlish Podcast, Gage and Olivia share important life updates. Gage's car was shot at?! Police were in her apartment?! The two also talk about recent pop culture issues regarding the LGBTQ+ community. In this episode, the two talk about Nikita Dragun being arrested and placed into a male jail cell. They also share their thoughts on Caitlyn Jenner attacking and misgendering Dylan Mulvaney. Right before this episode was filmed, the two had just heard of the Colorado Springs nightclub shooting at Club Q. This horrific event happened on Trans Day of Remembrance. Listen to their thoughts and more on this episode of Girlish. Follow us everywhere: instagram.com/girlishpodcast https://linktr.ee/girlishpod Business Inquiries: girlishpodcast@gmail.com
01:14:50
November 21, 2022
Dwyane Wade Defends His Trans Daughter
Dwyane Wade Defends His Trans Daughter
On this episode of the Girlish podcast, Gage and Olivia share their spooky Halloween adventures! Hear all about Olivia passing out at the dentist! Hear all about Gage's Squishmallow addiction! The two also discuss their advocacy at work and being co-chairs for pride employee networks. The main topic overviews recent news regarding Dwayne Wade defending his trans daughter's name change. A lot of conservatives are attacking him for his support. Listen to their thoughts and more on this episode of Girlish! Follow us everywhere: girlishpodcast.com instagram.com/girlishpodcast business inquiries: girlishpodcast@gmail.com
51:43
November 07, 2022
Queer Taylor Swift Theories
Queer Taylor Swift Theories
On this episode of the Girlish podcast, Gage and Olivia discuss recent chaotic life updates. The two discuss the hardships of renewing legal documents as trans individuals and court horror stories. They also dive into big pop culture news regarding Taylor Swift's new album, Midnights! Olivia gives Gage a history lesson on some of her favorite Gaylor theories and her overall thoughts on Taylor's new album. This episode also covers recent news about Chance the Rapper's Twitter activity... it's.... interesting.... Listen to it all and more on this episode of Girlish! Support us on Anchor/Patreon! Follow us everywhere: girlishpodcast.com instagram.com/girlishpodcast Business inquiries: girlishpodcast@gmail.com
01:16:26
October 24, 2022
Reacting to the Viral Detransitioner
Reacting to the Viral Detransitioner
In this episode of the Girlish podcast, Gage and Olivia catch up from a 2-week hiatus to discuss what's been going on in their life. Gage has an alcohol allergy? Olivia is failing out of grad school? The two share the main stressors in their life and their health. This episode also covers the recent viral video from a right-wing detransitioner. This trans person is spreading harmful information and the two decide to debunk/share their thoughts on this individual's perspective. Listen to all this and more on this episode of Girlish! Follows us everywhere:  girlishpodcast.com instagram.com/girlishpodcast Business Inquires: girlishpodcast@gmail.com
01:09:40
October 16, 2022
Imposter Syndrome
Imposter Syndrome
Welcome back to another episode of the Girlish Podcast! In this episode, Gage and Olivia catch up after an adventurous week! The two discuss tattoos, new phones, and their current television obsessions. They also talk about imposter syndrome as people with intersecting marginalized identities. With so much discrimination against our gender and race, the two share how out of place they feel at times. Do we deserve our accomplishments? Listen to our thoughts on this episode! Follow us everywhere: girlishpodcast.com instagram.com/girlishpodcast Business Inquiries: girlishpodcast@gmail.com
01:18:10
September 26, 2022
Defending Hunter Schafer
Defending Hunter Schafer
Girlish is back! On this episode of Girlish, Gage and Olivia talk about their recent break/life updates! The two discuss Vegas, tattoos, and an upcoming trip to LA! This episode also covers Hunter Schafer's recent controversy. What is transmedicalism? Is Hunter truscum? Find out our thoughts on this episode of Girlish! Follow us everywhere: girlishpodcast.com instagram.com/girlishpodcast
01:15:25
September 19, 2022
Girlish's Worst Episode Yet
Girlish's Worst Episode Yet
This episode of Girlish is.... well... it's... umm.... it's an episode!  Support us: anchor.fm/girlish follow us everywhere: girlishpodcast.com instagram.com/girlishpodcast
34:42
September 05, 2022
Fashion Advice
Fashion Advice
On this episode of Girlish, Gage and Olivia talk dating... *conservative dating*. They share their thoughts on the newest dating app for conservative people. They also talk about dating as a trans person and whether or not it's important to tell your dates if you are trans. The main topic of this episode centers around fashion and how to find your own personal style. Shopping/finding clothes as a trans person is hard to do! It takes a lot of time and understanding of your own confidence. Listen in on this episode of Girlish to hear how to find the clothes that best represents YOU!  Don't forget to support us on anchor by being a patron! anchor.fm/girlish Follow us everywhere: girlishpodcast.com instagram.com/girlishpodcast Business inquiries: girlishpodcast@gmail.com
01:18:01
August 23, 2022
Being Trans Made Me Hate Myself
Being Trans Made Me Hate Myself
On this episode of Girlish, Gage and Olivia discuss past selves. The two share their own unique feelings about what their childhood was like pre-transition. They discuss dissociation and not being able to recognize one's former self. Transitioning is a hard restart in a person's life. Navigating through the world as a person trying to understand their transition but also understand how to be an adult can be challenging. Listen in on these two discussing this topic further on this episode of the Girlish Podcast! Consider supporting the show so one day Olivia can do this podcast with Gage in person!: anchor.fm/girlish Follow us everywhere! girlishpodcast.com instagram.com/girlishpodcast
01:23:31
August 16, 2022
Is Being Trans Contagious?
Is Being Trans Contagious?
On this episode of Girlish, Gage and Olivia share recent fun events like skydiving/dreams/bad reality tv! This episode discusses a recent study that combats the notion that "trans people are a contagion". The study goes into detail about why figures like JK Rowling, Joe Rogan or literally every conservative are incorrect in their transphobia that children are being "converted". The two also introduce a new segment, "Am I the A**Hole" LGBT Edition! Listen to it all and more! On this episode of the Girlish Podcast! Consider supporting our show through anchor.fm/girlish! Help fulfill our dream of one day making this podcast happen in person! Follow us everywhere girlishpodcast.com instagram.com/girlishpodcast
01:15:04
August 08, 2022
We Spoke on a Spotify Panel!
We Spoke on a Spotify Panel!
Gage and Olivia in Los Angeles! On this episode of Girlish, the two talk about their most recent experience speaking at Spotify's Creator Day LA! Girlish had the opportunity to share their thoughts and experience with podcasting on a panel. The two recount their amazing week and a full day at Spotify's headquarters! Listen to their adventure and more on this episode of Girlish! Follow us everywhere:  girlishpodcast.com instagram.com/girlishpodcast spotify.com/radarpodcasters
56:37
August 02, 2022
Gage's Birthday DISASTER
Gage's Birthday DISASTER
On this episode of the Girlish podcast, Gage and Olivia talk about their weekend celebrating Gage's birthday! Olivia was able to finally meet up with Gage after a few years of not seeing each other! The two talk about their weekend! The good, the bad, the SUNBURN AND HALLUCINATIONS? This episode is a fun one full of stories and laughs! Listen to it all on this episode of the Girlish Podcast! Follow us everywhere! girlishpodcast.com instagram.com/girlishpodcast spotify.com/radarpodcasters
01:01:48
July 25, 2022
Childhood BFFs Who BOTH Came Out as Transgender
Childhood BFFs Who BOTH Came Out as Transgender
In this Episode of the Girlish Podcast, Olivia interviews her childhood best friend, Arty! Arty and Olivia lost touch after 5th grade, but they have both come out as transgender after all these years. Olivia talks with Arty about growing up queer in South Carolina, coming out, and navigating relationships with family. Enjoy this special episode of the Girlish Podcast! (also, Gage could not make this episode but please wish her the happiest of birthdays!) Follow us everywhere: girlishpodcast.com instagram.com/girlishpodcast linktree.com/girlishpod
51:36
July 18, 2022
TERF Logic - JK Rowling, Bette Midler, Macy Gray
TERF Logic - JK Rowling, Bette Midler, Macy Gray
On this episode of the Girlish Podcast, Gage and Olivia talk about their upcoming weekend/celebrating Gage’s birthday! Be expecting fun and exciting new content from Girlish while they are seeing each other in person after over a year! This episode also highlights our favorite TERF, JK Rowling and her recent support over 2 new celebrities who have joined the Trans hate. Bette Midler and Macy Gray have unprovoked spoke against trans people, with Macy stating, “Just because you change your parts, doesn’t make you a woman.” Listen to the two address these comments. TERF logic does not make sense! Follow us everywhere: girlishpodcast.com Instagram.com/girlishpodcast
01:11:38
July 11, 2022
Elon Musk's Daughter is Trans
Elon Musk's Daughter is Trans
In this episode of the Girlish Podcast, Gage and Olivia talk BEING FEATURED ON SPOTIFY! Girlish was selected to be a featured RADAR for Podcasts creator. Have you been on Spotify's socials? Girlish is EVERYWHERE! The two also talk concerts, Stranger Things stealing Olivia's song, and more! They also shed light on Elon Musk's daughter being trans and hating her dad. Cis men get gender affirming surgeries all the time! Why is plastic surgery only "Criminal" when it's done by trans people. Jordan Peterson said some hateful stuff about Elliot Page and got suspended off twitter. Hear it all! Listen to our dramatic readings! This is one of the longest episodes yet!  Follow us everywhere: girlishpodcast.com spotify.com/radarpodcasters
01:06:28
July 04, 2022
Roe v. Wade Has Been Overturned
Roe v. Wade Has Been Overturned
In this episode of the Girlish Podcast, the two discuss the Supreme Court overturning Roe v. Wade. It does not stop at women's rights. A scary thing is happening in America right now and it's important to be vocal about the injustices we are seeing unfold in front of our eyes. This episode is sad, dark, and hard to get through. We did not want to have to talk about this but it is important we stand against hatred and oppression. Banning abortion does not stop abortion. It stops access to safe abortions. Women will die. We are scared. girlishpodcast.com
57:26
June 27, 2022
Is Buzz Lightyear Gay?
Is Buzz Lightyear Gay?
In this episode of the Girlish Podcast, Gage and Olivia revisit their all-time best friend/TERF, JK Rowling. This episode goes over a lot of recent attacks that the trans community has been facing. Marjorie Taylor Greene blaming tampon shortage on trans women?? Ben Shapiro having a meltdown about Disney. This episode goes over recent news with the lesbian couple featured in the newest Buzz Lightyear movie. Girlish introduces a new dramatic reading segment with new music for it! Listen to it all here on this episode of the Girlish Podcast!  Follow us everywhere: girlishpodcast.com instagram.com/girlishpodcast
01:09:19
June 20, 2022
Texas Hates Drag Queens
Texas Hates Drag Queens
In this episode of Girlish, Gage, and Olivia break down what has been in the news as of late. Ben Shapiro has an absolute meltdown on Twitter over Fox News supporting a happy trans teenager. Gage and Olivia have a dramatic reading of the conservative transphobic tweets! The two also discuss Drag queens in Texas. Lawmakers are claiming Drag Queens are a danger to kids yet doing absolutely nothing to prevent gun violence. This episode is a roller coaster of trans/homophobia that has been plaguing this pride month! Listen for more on this episode of Girlish! Follow us everywhere: girlishpodcast.com instagram.com/girlishpodcast
01:03:01
June 13, 2022
Reviewing Target's Pride Collection
Reviewing Target's Pride Collection
In this episode, Gage and Olivia review Target's Pride Collection. They surprise one another with their "favorite" item from the collection. Make sure to watch the video version to see Olivia's *BIG REVEAL* The two also dive deep into other companies' pride campaigns this year and discuss the good and the bad. What does a good pride campaign look like? What are the bad ones doing wrong? Find out on this episode of the Girlish Podcast! Follow us everywhere: girlishpodcast.com instagram.com/girlishpodcast
01:03:39
June 06, 2022
Hunter Schafer Fights Against Transphobia
Hunter Schafer Fights Against Transphobia
This episode is... A LOT. From the tragic story of Hunter Schafer's assistant being refused to let into a bar in Germany, to the Uvalde school shooting, Gage and Olivia dive deep into the biggest news stories this week. The two have a discussion on why nightlife is so scary for trans women and their own personal anecdotes/fears. In regard to the Uvalde school shooting, both address comments made by conservative commentator, Candace Owens, spreading misinformation by blaming trans women for the brutal killing of 19 children. They discuss gun ownership in America and its grip on conservative political figures' pockets. Will anything change? What can we do? Hear their thoughts on this newest episode of the Girlish Podcast. Follow Girlish everywhere:  girlishpodcast.com  instagram.com/girlishpodcast
01:14:51
May 30, 2022
Is Kendrick Lamar Transphobic?
Is Kendrick Lamar Transphobic?
CW: Gage & Olivia are discussing homophobic slurs and will say them in context to the main story of this episode. A reminder that these slurs should not be used if you are not a part of the LGBTQ+ community. The two have had a long history of being harassed with these words throughout their entire transition. There is weight to this word and the two hope to be able to entertain with their reclamation to satirize the realities of homophobia/transphobia.  On this week's episode of the Girlish Podcast, Gage and Olivia go over the most popular stories in the news! Marvel has a new character... and she's TRANS? Marvel's Pride #1 is set to release late June and the two discuss their feelings over a trans superhero in the Marvel universe! Lastly, Kendrick Lamar dropped an album that had many in the trans community divided. His song "Auntie Diaries" highlights Lamar's journey with understanding his trans family members. Do we think he's transphobic? Is it ok for him to use the "F-Slur"? Listen to our thoughts on this episode of Girlish!
01:04:23
May 23, 2022
Gage Goes to Coachella
Gage Goes to Coachella
In this episode of Girlish, Gage, and Olivia catch up from a short hiatus! With Olivia’s move and Gage’s adventures to Coachella, the two had plenty to talk about! The two share their highs and lows from the week while discussing festivals, hormones, and Olivia’s most embarrassing moment. Hear it all on this episode of the Girlish Podcast! Follow us everywhere: girlishpodcast.com instagram.com/girlishpodcast
01:03:59
May 16, 2022
Moving Across the Country
Moving Across the Country
In this episode, Olivia announces that she has officially moved to the west coast! This brings incredible news for the future of Girlish. They also talk about their most recent collab with Spotify and Anchor during International Women's Day and unpack the new JK Rowling drama. This episode shares insight on the hardships of being trans and moving and was to help the process be a lot easier.  Follow us everywhere: girlishpodcast.com 
01:06:34
March 21, 2022
Should My Work Know I'm Trans?
Should My Work Know I'm Trans?
On this episode, Gage and Olivia discuss the ins and outs of being a trans professional in the corporate world. When is it ok to come out at work? Is it necessary? Do trans people need to advocate for inclusivity? The two try and break down their thoughts and feeling about embracing themselves but also dealing with tokenization.
01:09:29
March 01, 2022
Can You Still Watch Harry Potter?
Can You Still Watch Harry Potter?
In this episode, Gage and Olivia share their new year goals! 2022 seems promising... right?? They also share their feelings on the first cishet queen on RuPaul's Drag Race. Is there a space for people who aren't a part of the community? The two start a discussion about the ability to separate the art from the artist. Can we still watch Harry Potter? If JK Rowling is transphobic, does that make her art problematic as well?  Follow us everywhere: girlishpodcast.com
58:39
February 21, 2022
TRANS WOMEN ARE HOT
TRANS WOMEN ARE HOT
In this episode of Girlish, Gage and Olivia talk being trans & beauty standards! With them discussing Miss Nevada, a trans pageant star, the two share their excitement seeing a trans woman rise in a field that historically has been discriminatory. They also share their thoughts regarding the recent news about Nikita Dragun. Follow us everywhere:  girlishpodcast.com
01:10:55
December 14, 2021
Is Dave Chapelle Transphobic?
Is Dave Chapelle Transphobic?
On this episode of Girlish, Gage and Olivia have a discussion/share their thoughts on comedians using trans individuals as jokes. What's offensive? What isn't offensive? And where do we draw the line? The main focal point of this episode centers around Dave Chapelle and his recent controversies. The two also share updates on pop culture events like their thoughts on Coconuts by Kim Petras.  Follow us everywhere @ girlishpodcast.com
58:47
December 07, 2021
Dangers of Being Outed
Dangers of Being Outed
In this episode of the Girlish Podcast, Olivia and Gage talk about their fears of being outed. They share their fears of harm being brought on to them due to their identity. In this episode, the two discuss TDOR and ways we can push to normalize trans identities. Too many trans people have lost their lives this year due to violence. Hear the full conversation and more on this episode of the Girlish Podcast. Follow us everywhere: girlishpodcast.com
49:31
November 22, 2021
Why We Ended The Podcast
Why We Ended The Podcast
GIRLISH IS BACK! New and improved with a brand new logo and format. Welcome back to the first episode in Season 3 of Girlish. In this episode, Gage and Olivia talk about what they've been up to over the past 6 months and the reasons why the podcast ended. They share in-depth ideas on what they want the future of the podcast to look like. Girlish is now a "trans AND pop culture podcast!" Find out what that means on this episode of Girlish! 
59:31
November 15, 2021
Preparing for Bottom Surgery
Preparing for Bottom Surgery
In this episode of Girlish, Gage and Olivia talk all about surgeries! They discuss what it is like prepping for a big surgery! Preparing is a hard step in the direction of surgery and they wanted to shed light on it. There are many steps to take and it can be overwhelming. The two wanted to share as many tips and tricks to make the process easier! Find out more on this episode of Girlish! girlishpodcast.com instagram.com/girlishpodcast twitter.com/girlishpodcast facebook.com/girlishpodcast patreon.com/girlishpodcast
01:08:25
May 17, 2021
The Circle - Season 2 Review
The Circle - Season 2 Review
In this episode, Olivia and Gage step away from their typical/serious discussions! The two talk about the newest season of Netflix's The Circle. They break down each player's gameplay and why they are beloved or hated. The two share their personal feelings towards the reality tv show and how Gage was almost casted for it! If you're interesting in hearing this fun/lighthearted overview, check out this episode of Girlish! Follow us everywhere! girlishpodcast.com instagram.com/girlishpodcast twitter.com/girlishpodcast facebook.com/girlishpodcast patreon.com/girlishpodcast
01:13:25
May 10, 2021
Trans Athletes
Trans Athletes
In this episode, Gage and Olivia discuss the current legislations being passed regarding transgender athletes. The conversation discusses the importance of inclusivity and how harmful these policies are to the lgbtq+ community. The two also share life updates regarding surgeries and recent vacations! Check it all out on this insightful episode of Girlish! Follow us everywhere! girlishpodcast.com instagram.com/girlishpodcast twitter.com/girlishpodcast facebook.com/girlishpodcast patreon.com/girlishpodcast
01:04:22
May 03, 2021
The "T-Slur"
The "T-Slur"
In this episode, Gage and Olivia share different perspectives on people's usage of the "t-slur". They discuss the complexities of language and talk about the gatekeeping of certain terms used in the community. The two also share some life updates and personal stories regarding how certain words have affected them.  Follow us everywhere! girlishpodcast.com instagram.com/girlishpodcast facebook.com/girlishpodcast twitter.com/girlishpodcast patreon.com/girlishpodcast
01:03:03
April 06, 2021
Super Straight
Super Straight
In this episode of Girlish, Gage and Olivia talk about the "Super Straight Movement." A reactionary movement that started on TikTok. It justifies transphobia and so the two share their concerns with why this is harmful. They also discuss Lil Nas X's newest controversial music video and their reaction to it. This episode provides a lot of insight on today's culture and why it's so scary being trans in 2021. Stream now! Follow us everywhere! girlishpodcast.com https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCMcJ6q03evw5RM_KyYb9pDg instagram.com/girlishpodcast twitter.com/girlishpodcast facebook.com/girlishpodcast patreon.com/girlishpodcast
01:01:19
March 29, 2021
JoJo Siwa
JoJo Siwa
In this episode of the Girlish Podcast, Gage and Olivia talk about JoJo Siwa's coming out! The also share their recent transition updates as well as Elliot Page and Joe Biden! Olivia announces a gofundme campaign to help them receive support for an upcoming surgery! If you're interested, stay tuned for this episode of Girlish!  https://www.gofundme.com/f/help-olivia-get-gender-affirming-surgery girlishpodcast.com instagram.com/girlishpodcast twitter.com/girlishpodcast facebook.com/girlishpodcast
58:18
February 01, 2021
Are We Actually Trans? (QUIZ)
Are We Actually Trans? (QUIZ)
In this episode of Girlish, Gage and Olivia take a "Are You Trans Quiz?" - They tackle why it's funny yet problematic. They also both discuss recent events in their life (ie. Tattoo Removal/Getting Stoned). Share a laugh and have a lot of fun from this episode of the Girlish Podcast!  Follow us everywhere! girlishpodcast.com instagram.com/girlishpodcast facebook.com/girlishpodcast twitter.com/girlishpodcast patreon.com/girlishpodcast
59:56
January 18, 2021
Leaving 2020 Behind
Leaving 2020 Behind
In this episode, Gage and Olivia discuss their best and worst moments of 2020. The two open up about their overall feelings of how 2020 went and what they plan to do in 2021. Olivia also shares details their new music while Gage talks about future surgery plans. Check it all out on this episode of Girlish. Follow us everywhere:  girlishpodcast.com instagram.com/girlishpodcast twitter.com/girlishpodcast facebook.com/girlishpodcast
01:02:24
January 04, 2021
How to Start Hormones
How to Start Hormones
On this episode of Girlish, Gage and Olivia discuss how they both began hormone replacement therapy. They talk about each step it took to start and also gave tips on how to find doctors. The both gave a ton of information to best help the listener get on the right path to HRT! Follow us everywhere: instagram.com/girlishpodcast twitter.com/girlishpodcast facebook.com/girlishpodcast girlishpodcast.com
01:01:52
December 14, 2020
Elliot Page
Elliot Page
In this episode of the Girlish podcast, Olivia and Gage discuss the important news of Elliot Page coming out as as trans. Elliot is an actor who has played roles in film and tv (Juno/Umbrella Academy). His coming out was greeted with a lot of support but also unfortunately there was hate. The two confront those arguing against his identity. They talk about why trans identities should be respected. Follow us everywhere! girlishpodcast.com twitter.com/girlishpodcsat instagram.com/girlishpodcast facebook.com/girlishpodcsat
58:34
December 07, 2020
9 Common Phrases That Are Transphobic
9 Common Phrases That Are Transphobic
In this episode of Girlish, Olivia and Gage discuss pronouns and their importance to the trans community. They also talk about problematic phrases that are often used against trans people. They touch on gatekeeping in the community and what classifies someone as trans. Do you need dysphoria to be trans? What is considered the "trans umbrella?"  Follow us everywhere! instagram.com/girlishpodcast twitter.com/girlishpodcast youtube.com/channel/UCMcJ6q03evw5RM_KyYb9pDg facebook.com/girlishpodcast
01:02:32
November 30, 2020
Being Trans During the Holidays
Being Trans During the Holidays
On this episode of Girlish, Gage and Olivia discuss the hardships of being trans during the holidays. Selective family is important and in many cases stronger than actual family. The two break down their personal struggles with their own families as well with their partner's families. This episode hopes to provide comfort for those who are trans and are worried about what the holidays may be like this year. Follow us instagram.com/girlishpodcast twitter.com/girlishpodcast facebook.com/girlishpodcast girlishpodcast.com
59:24
November 23, 2020
Relationship Advice - Part 2
Relationship Advice - Part 2
Chasers, dysphoria, and intimacy. In this episode of the Girlish Podcast, Gage and Olivia both respond to advice submitted by fans in regards to relationships. Being trans and in a relationship can be super complex and have so many variables. The two try and do what they can to help navigate what it's like dating while trans and spread advice and support to the community. They also dive deep into a conversation about people who fetishize transgender people. Is this harmful or fine? Hear what they have to say on this newest episode of Girlish! Follow us on Instagram: instagram.com/girlishpodcast Twitter: twitter.com/girlishpodcast Facebook: facebook.com/girlishpodcast Patreon: patreon.com/girlishpodcast
01:03:12
November 16, 2020
Gage's Audition for Reality TV
Gage's Audition for Reality TV
In this episode of the Girlish Podcast, Gage and Olivia both talk about sketchy producers and auditions! They share the similar situation they had with a casting director and also talk about their individual experiences auditioning. Whether it's Gage's audition for a reality tv show or Olivia's self-tape for a movie, the two share laughs at the hectic life of television!  Follow Girlish everywhere: @girlishpodcast Support on Patreon: patreon.com/girlishpodast
52:15
November 09, 2020
Getting Political
Getting Political
Lets get political on this new episode of Girlish! Gage and Olivia both dive into their voting stories. They share what it's like voting when you're trans and their viewpoints on the upcoming election. They stress the importance of November 3rd and are encouraging everyone to go out and cast their ballots! This episode is a serious one, so grab your Biden/Harris merch and strap in for this week's episode of Girlish!
59:45
November 02, 2020
Being Trans on Halloween
Being Trans on Halloween
On this episode of the Girl-ish podcast, Olivia and Gage both discuss the horrors behind what it’s like to be trans during halloween. The two also have fun talking about new spooky shows and current events happening! Nothing is scarier than the TERF JK Rowling and her new book! Enjoy this weeks episode and don’t forget to follow us on  instagram.com/girlishpodast twitter.com/girlishpodcast patreon.com/girlishpodcast
01:02:58
October 27, 2020
 A Naked Man Broke into Her Apartment
A Naked Man Broke into Her Apartment
The title says enough! This episode is a journey through both Gage and Olivia's crazy quarantine stories! Whether it's Gage having an unexpected intruder or Olivia's terrifying flight, listen close and enjoy the chaos the two have to offer!  Follow Girl-ish on Instagram: instagram.com/girlishpodcast twitter.com/girlishpodcast Support us on Patreon: patreon.com/girlishpodcast
01:01:50
October 09, 2020
Cis Actors Playing Trans Roles
Cis Actors Playing Trans Roles
In this episode, Gage and Olivia speak about trans representation in the media. In this conversation they bring up recent news with Halle Berry accepting a trans role. This came as a major shock to the community and a great conversation to be had on whether or not this is OK. More J.K Rowling drama??? Trans Model on Sports Illustrated?? Find out on this episode!  Also, Gage's birthday is the week! Wish her a great birthday on her insta @Gagelle!  Follow us: @girlishpodcast
58:28
July 14, 2020
Shane Dawson
Shane Dawson
In this episode, Olivia and Gage address recent scandals in the beauty community. Shane Dawson, Jeffree Star, Tati Westbrook and James Charles have all become a part of new drama recently. The two give their perspective and thoughts on the topics. This episode also goes over more J.K Rowling controversy and whether or not she supports conversion therapy? Find out on this episode!  Instagram: @girlishpodcast Patreon: Patreon.com/GirlishPodcast
56:54
July 06, 2020
J.K. Rowling
J.K. Rowling
In this episode, Gage and Olivia discuss recent targets towards the LGBTQ+ community. Including; LGBTQ+ discrimination in medicine as well as Harry Potter author, J.K. Rowling. In depth the express their frustrations and how it impacts their life. In this episode, the two also talk about dating apps for trans people and whether they're good or bad. Check it out! Follow us on Insta: @girlishpodcast
01:18:58
July 01, 2020
Black Lives Matter
Black Lives Matter
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58:33
June 15, 2020
Religion and Transitioning
Religion and Transitioning
In this episode, Gage and Olivia discuss the very controversial topic... religion. They discuss their own beliefs and how religion has impacted them as trans women. Olivia gets emotional and Gage tells it as it is. The two also discuss new YouTube videos, new piercings, and new challenges they both are facing! Tune in, this episode gets fun! Support us on Patreon: Patreon.com/GirlishPodcast Follow us on Insta: @GirlishPodcast
01:07:37
January 28, 2020
NikkieTutorials is Transgender
NikkieTutorials is Transgender
In this episode, Gage and Olivia discuss the big news of NikkieTutorials coming out story. There's a lot of negativity by people in the community who are judging her existence; the two break down those attacks towards her. Also, the girls talk about the "gun girl" who's harassing students at colleges. It's a very passionate episode! Don't miss out! Follow Girli-ish on Insta: GirlishPodcast Support on Patreon: Patreon.com/GirlishPodcast
01:06:16
January 20, 2020
New Year's Resolutions
New Year's Resolutions
Welcome to season 2 of Girl-sh. The girls are back in 2020 with a lot of updates. The biggest update being their new television obsession. In this episode Gage and Olivia talk about their new years resolutions and plans for Girl-ish. They also share what they received for Christmas this year. Welcome back to a fresh start! 
01:04:07
January 14, 2020
Gage Gets Surgery
Gage Gets Surgery
In this episode, Gage and Olivia play catch up! It's been three weeks since the last episode, and the girls have a lot to tell. Olivia speaks mental health and how it's affected her. Gage dives deep into her recent surgery and the process/what it was like getting her first gender affirming procedure. Listen to these two laugh and get emotional. Girl-ish is back! Follow on Instagram: @GirlishPodcast Support on Patreon: Patreon.com/GirlishPodcast
49:14
November 05, 2019
Plateauing
Plateauing
In this episode, Gage and Olivia talk about the inevitable for all transitions… plateauing. The two do their best to talk about how to deal with the times that your transition may feel like it’s at a standstill. They talk about comparing themselves and being emotional as well as future surgeries and things to be excited about. Follow Girl-ish on Insta: @GirlishPodcast Support Girl-ish: Patreon.com/GirlishPodcast
35:57
October 07, 2019
How Doctors Treat Trans Patients
How Doctors Treat Trans Patients
In this episode, Olivia opens up about personal experiences with medical professionals. She discusses her treatment as a trans woman and how its affected her mentally. Content warning: Sexual Assault/Abuse/Dysphoria.
36:31
September 30, 2019
Being More Than Our Transition
Being More Than Our Transition
In this episode, Gage and Olivia answer viewer questions about their lives/interest. The two wanted to make an exclusive episode that showcased more of their personality and less of their transition. As trans women, the two often get stuck with pressure of devoting their platform to exclusively trans related discussions; this episode was created to show that they are more than that label.  Enjoy a fun conversation about astrology, fashion, and inspirations! Follow Girl-ish on Instagram: @GirlishPodcast Support Girl-ish on Patreon: Patreon.com/GirlishPodcast
46:27
September 24, 2019
Cancel Culture
Cancel Culture
In this episode, Gage and Olivia discuss issues pertaining internet culture. The discussion centers around "cancel culture" and their opinions about it. They bring up individuals like Blaire White and Contrapoints while talking about current events regarding internet society. They express their viewpoints/fear when it comes to having an opinion online. Will Girl-ish ever get cancelled? Find out in this episode! Follow Girl-ish on Insta: @Girlishpodcast Support Girl-ish on Patreon: Patreon.com/GirlishPodcast
56:58
September 17, 2019
Sex as a Trans Woman
Sex as a Trans Woman
In this episode, Gage and Olivia discuss dating/relationship advice! This is the second episode for their relationship advice series. They discuss what it's like dating straight men/being in a disconnected relationship. The two try to be as open and honest as possible. When discussing sex, the two get a little uncomfortable while opening up about their feelings towards their bodies during intimate moments with their partners. Follow us on Instagram: @girlishpocast Support us on Patreon: Patreon.com/GirlishPodcast
47:15
September 09, 2019
Voice Training
Voice Training
In this episode, Gage and Olivia discuss their struggle with their voices and tips and hints on how to help feminize your voice. The two also discuss the pressure of voice training and how it shouldn't be viewed as a requirement for transitioning. There's many secrets when it comes to voice training and Gage and Olivia tell all! Also, Gage discusses her kitten's first surgery and Olivia talks being scammed. Listen in and enjoy the episode!  Support Girl-ish on Patreon: Patreon.com/GirlishPodcast Follow on Instagram: @girlishpodcast
49:11
August 27, 2019
Divisiveness in the Trans Community
Divisiveness in the Trans Community
In this episode, Gage and Olivia share their opinions on cancel culture. Within the trans community is a lot of different perspectives on gender. Many times, these perspectives clash and there can be a lot of drama. The two share their thoughts on this drama as well as their thoughts on popular trans influencers that many disagree with. This episode is about unity and growth and the opportunity for a conversation.  Support on Patreon: Patreon.com/GirlishPodcast Follow on Instagram: @GirlishPodcast
52:13
August 19, 2019
Jae Changes Her Name
Jae Changes Her Name
In this episode, Olivia (formerly Jae) changes her name! She discusses the dysphoria around her name and why she has decided to go by her middle name. Gage and Olivia talk about their legal name change journey and what it’s like telling a judge “I’m trans”. This insightful conversation leads to many laugh and a few tears.  Follow Girl-ish on Instagram: @girlishpodcast
48:47
August 12, 2019
The Fear of Dating | ft. Corey Rae
The Fear of Dating | ft. Corey Rae
In this episode, Gage and Olivia talk all about dating with Corey Rae. This is part 2 of a two part series with Corey. Being trans makes it extremely difficult when it comes to dating. It's scary and you never know what might happen. The three trans women share their experiences and what it's like being out/looking for love. The girls also talk about Pulse and what it meant for the LGBTQ+ community, as well as Corey's upcoming movie.  Follow Girl-ish on Insta: @girlishpodcast Follow Corey Rae on Insta: @ImCoreyRae
43:27
August 05, 2019
Being Stealth | ft. Corey Rae
Being Stealth | ft. Corey Rae
In this episode, Gage and Jae talk with trans activist Corey Rae about her life and experiences. The two and Corey dive deep into "stealth" and whether it's harmful/helpful to the trans community. They also discussed sibling pressures and the experience of growing up as a transgender child. The conversation is emotional and takes many twists and turns. This is part one of a two part series.  Follow Girl-ish on Instagram @girlishpodcast Follow Corey Rae on Instagram @ImCoreyRae
58:31
July 29, 2019
Reading Our Hate Comments
Reading Our Hate Comments
In this episode, Gage and Jae share some of the worst (yet, funniest? AND dirtiest?!) comments they’ve ever received. The transitioning process comes with many people not agreeing with their identity and the two do their best to showcase the humor behind something horrible. Gage talks future plans and Jae shares an update on her mental health.Listen and share a laugh!   Join the conversation on instagram @girlishpodcast
46:08
July 15, 2019
Fetishization
Fetishization
In this episode, Gage and Jae discuss fetishization towards the trans community. Does it hurt or help it? Is it good or bad? They open up about what it’s like to be visible on social media and how it allows others to commentate/control their bodies. The two also talk about their 4th of July and the concerns they have with their country.  If you haven’t, follow on Instagram: @girlishpodcast
48:32
July 08, 2019
Transitioning Without Hormones | Ft. Avtialice
Transitioning Without Hormones | Ft. Avtialice
In this episode, the girls are joined with their good friend Alice to discuss issues regarding forced feminization towards trans women. The three also talk about ways to transition socially without starting hormones. They dive into Alice's life and her perspective with being a trans woman who hasn't  started hormone replacement therapy. Gender is an odd/gray area that Gage, Jae and Alice have many opinions about (often times different). Check out the conversation and let us know what you think!    Follow Girl-ish on Instagram: @girlishpodcast
59:22
July 01, 2019
Being LGBTQ+ on YouTube
Being LGBTQ+ on YouTube
In this episode, Gage and Jae express their concerns with YouTube and how they treat their LGBTQ+ creators. They both share why they aren't as active on their channels and their plans for their podcast in the future. Gage also discusses a new family member while Jae stresses over a dentist bill.  Will they ever stop talking about love island? Find out all on this episode!  Follow us on Instagram: @girlishpodcast
48:41
June 24, 2019
Relationship Advice
Relationship Advice
In this episode, Gage and Jae talk about their recent app obsession and also answer fans' questions about relationships. Due to being featured on Apple Podcast's "Relationship/Advice" section, the two thought it'd be fun to give some genuine love advice. The two are both pros when it comes to relationships and being trans. They both get extremely personal in this week's episode! Sit back, relax and enjoy this light hearted conversation! Don't forget to follow Girl-ish on Instagram: @girlishpodcast 
55:21
June 17, 2019
Being a Trans Woman of Color
Being a Trans Woman of Color
 In this episode, Gage and Jae both tell personal stories regarding their ethnicities. They emphasize the Catholic roots that centers around their cultures; as well as the hardships it created. Being a trans woman of color comes with a lot of unfortunate statistics. The two wanted to be as transparent as possible and create a perspective worth tuning in to.
01:02:26
June 10, 2019
Surgeries
Surgeries
In this episode, Gage and Jae discuss gender confirming surgeries and their own journey with dysphoria. They talk about their surgical wants/needs and the unfortunate depression rate that comes with those major surgeries. This episode gets heavy and both women try their best to keep it together while sharing the struggle of systemic issues regarding the trans community.  Want to send us your questions? Follow us on instagram @girlishpodcast!
53:30
June 03, 2019
Welcome to Girl-ish!
Welcome to Girl-ish!
Welcome to Girl-ish! Trans women and YouTubers Gage Adkins and Jae Noel discuss LGBTQ+ topics/stories from their own experiences. As women of color in their early twenties, the two strive to create a podcast that speaks volumes by discussing issues like: transphobia, coming out in college, dysphoria and what it’s like being trans in the 21st century. 
00:43
May 30, 2019
Transition Guilt
Transition Guilt
In this episode, Gage and Jae dive deep into a topic that has created a lot of pain in their transition. They open up about transition guilt and times they've felt it strongest. They discuss their personal relationships and how being trans has made things a little complicated.  Buckle up, this one gets emotional. 
50:02
May 27, 2019
Transphobia
Transphobia
Gage and Jae talk about their feelings on the word "transphobia" and debate whether it's used too frequently. With personal stories and pop culture controversies, the two girls share their unique points of view. They also announce the launch of their Patreon. 
50:15
May 20, 2019
Being Trans in College
Being Trans in College
Gage and Jae discuss the coming out process when attending college. They bring up the difficulties of adulting while transitioning and the potential paths they could have gone through. Also, both girls talk about the trans bathroom debate. 
59:11
May 11, 2019
Coping Mechanisms
Coping Mechanisms
Gage and Jae both discuss growing up trans and their coping mechanisms/ways they expressed themselves. They comment on the viral video of  the trans woman who was misgendered in a GameStop; as well as the controversy surrounding the podcast name. 
53:34
April 28, 2019
Sexuality & James Charles
Sexuality & James Charles
Gage and Jae both open up about their growth into their own sexualities. They also discuss their partners and the struggles of what it's like dating as a trans individual as well as James Charles' recent "transphobic" comments.
39:50
April 22, 2019
Coming Out
Coming Out
In this episode, Gage and Jae discuss their own coming out stories. They offer insight in both their experiences as trans women. 
43:18
April 13, 2019