Novelist Khaled Hosseini, who is known for The Kite Runner, and A Thousand Splendid Suns among others, has written a heartwarming note for his daughter, Haris, who came out as transgender. As per the author, Haris, 21, has taught her family about “bravery and truth”.
Mr. Hosseini has shared a picture of Haris on Twitter along with the letter. It read, “Yesterday, my daughter Haris came out as transgender. I have never been prouder of her. She has taught our family so much about bravery and truth.”
He went on to add, “I know this process was painful for her. She is sober of the cruelty trans people are subjected to. But she is strong and undaunted.”