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Their answers are varied and wide-ranging, but they show a great deal in common: Dating cisgender men is a challenge, but cisgender women and other trans people are easier.

Soon after Colleen made a profile on OKCupid she agreed to a date—just to test out the site.

She and the guy hadn't had much communication, and she assumed he was mostly interested in hooking up. ” This doesn't happen often, Colleen said, but when it does she tries to play it cool.

Colleen, who asked that we not use her real name, is a 30-year-old transgender woman who has been dating online since she was a teenager.

She's in a monogamous relationship now, but before she fell in love she had an OKCupid profile that identified her as a straight woman.

Most people who meet Colleen don’t know she’s transgender.

Typically, she discloses after she's gotten to know someone.

He dates men and women, both transgender and cisgender (a term for people who aren't trans).