As Julia got older, she realized that something wasn't right. "It's confusing … because you wake up and [see] that's not [the same genitalia] my brother has."
Then, Julia had a life-changing conversation with her mother. "When I was, like, 7 maybe, I went up to my mom and I said, 'Hey Mom, I'm a boy in a girl's body.' And that's when it really, like, occurred to me that I was different."